On Being Real

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Masks make me uncomfortable. Not costumed masks but those invisible masks humans create to hide the truth of their being. Read More →

Living Out LOUD!

Love this shot...Grayson Capps and Will Kimbrough having FUN!

With a foggy head from an after-midnight arrival back on the coast, I sat processing images at the iMac control Read More →

Trust the Light


The stage at The Frog Pond Sunday Social was filled with awesome musicians…singer/songwriters…guitar virtuosos….another cauldron of creative genius. I was Read More →

Sea, Stars and Sighs


I arrived at the beach as the sun sank below the bank of clouds on the western horizon. As the Read More →

Magic Cauldron

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Opening concert of the Frog Pond season and the torrential rainfall, the flash floods, the get-out-your-waders event simply didn’t happen, Read More →


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From John O’Donohue’s Anam Cara “To the fearful eye, all is threatening. When you look toward the world in a Read More →

Nothing Can Be the Same Forever*

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  “Nothing can be the same forever.”* When leaves prepare to drop from high perches of limbed stateliness, there is Read More →

Music of the Spheres

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The live oak tree forest was quiet and tucked away from the busyness of life yet held an outdoor stage Read More →

Finding Peace in a Broken World


This morning I read a Facebook post that included a long list of what politicians and oil companies have planned Read More →

Fog and Cold Water

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The final day of my re-wilding retreat began on Clingman’s Dome at an elevation of 6, 643 feet. The only Read More →