Pelican Dance

Pelican Dance

Venice Beach, California   With the touch of dawn in a cloud-packed sky, I made the trek to the Venice pier. The homeless were beginning to steer, sitting blurry-eyed and wrapped up like children in their favorite blankets. My “Good morning” wishes seemed to...
Black Pond

Black Pond

Monterey, California   “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched, but just felt in the heart.” — Helen Keller We had a moment between rain storms. I hadn’t been out for a walk in several days and was going crazy,...
Dripped and Splattered

Dripped and Splattered

Asilomar State Beach, Pacific Grove, California   The wind was howling, and rain poured down when, poom, our power went out. I’d signed up for alerts from the power company. Twenty minutes after we lost power, they sent a text saying we’d lost power. So helpful....
Delicate Intention

Delicate Intention

Commons Park, Denver, Colorado   Wild sunflowers glowed in the morning sun like yellow neon. As I ducked and dived around the collection, searching for the perfect many, or the more perfect ‘one,’ to photograph, I noticed a woman with an iPhone snapping photos of...