Category: Photography

Gently Reclaiming My Turf

This past week I went on my first walkabout in over two years (unmitigated life-events notwithstanding) with a sincere desire to reconnect with “my” landscape. Dawn was ushered in by a pastel sunrise and I couldn’t resist exploring. Viewing the lake from afar is lovely, but up close and personal restores my soul. Ma and

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Life vs. Art (or vice versa)

    Aristotle, Plato, Coleridge, and Freud (et al.) theorized that art imitates life. (Mimesis.) In contrast, Oscar Wilde asserted that life imitates art. (Anti-mimesis.) Whichever view you ascribe to, I’m tickled  when the two converge unexpectedly. (Or, I may have way too much time to “think” in between, lol.) Take lobster for breakfast and the ensuing sunset

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year! (a few days early…) Hoping your holidays were merry. Sending you a lil’ sunset love from the lake, xo. Would love to expound, but I’m recovering from nerve compression in my neck. (In laymen’s terms: OUCH!) No piano, minimal computer. Will catch up with you soon. Wishing you a glorious New Year! Enjoying

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Twice As Nice (Croatian Chicken Paprikash and a Warm Boho Salad)

Since I arrived home, I’ve been vacillating between the life I started to eke out a year and a half ago after the fire (sorry to bring that up again) and “life” — after 3-1/2 months in Minnesota — following Mom’s Parkinson’s diagnosis. Basically readjusting to my space. Yes, there actually is (or once was)

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