I was visting my friend Craig this weekend who is an art collector. He has a vast collection of art, collectables and pottery. This rare vase is part of his Ephraim Pottery Collection. Snowy White Owl is 1 of 5 in the country. This arts and craft movement pottery is made in Wisconsin. Named after the village of Ephraim in Door County Wisconsin. What makes … Continue reading Snowy White Owl
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When I was twelve, I was coming home from swimming at my neighbor’s dock when I saw an ambulance’s flashing lights in our driveway. I still remember the asphalt burning my feet as I stood, paralyzed, and watched the paramedics take away my father. It was as if I knew those flashing lights were a harbinger that my childhood… Continue reading Childhood trauma leads to lifelong chronic illness — so why isn’t the medical community helping patients?
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I was talking to my Mom today and she told me a story about her sister Dolores. Today is Aunt Dolores’s birthday. Birthdays were very important to Aunt. We have close to 100 family members in our family and her goal in her life was to remember every last one of them. Mom reminded me this morning that her and… Continue reading Happy Birthday in Heaven…
It was a hot summer night last evening. The sky clearly bright with stars and the smell of clean humid almost fall-hinted air. In the distance small flashes of light scattered around the backyard which was filled with the smell of barbecue from my neighbors grill. The sweet smell of barbecue sauce on meat sparked an awesome memory from when I was younger. I remembered … Continue reading Fire fly nights
Simple…Appreciate the who and what is all around you in the moment. This is how I try and spend my Saturday mornings, finding peace, something colorful and a moment when I can thank God for all he has made possible in my life. Me, my camera and how I see the world. Milwaukee Wisconsin, 2016 Morning Continue reading Saturday summer mornings…