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candles

photography the sacred everyday

gratitude 30: wrapping it up.

a great big thank you to positively present for inspiring me during november to find something to be thankful for every day! november has now come to a close, and i’m celebrating the last day of the month by hanging out in the kitchen…

30 Nov 2012
in the wild

november rain.

“Now and then sprays of rain flew over and misted our faces. Every time I refused to wipe away the wetness. It made the world seem so alive to me. I couldn’t help but envy the way a good storm got everyone’s attention.” ― Sue…

27 Nov 2012
be in the wild

even gray is beautiful.

“Even as a child, she had preferred night to day, had enjoyed sitting out in the yard after sunset, under the star-speckled sky listening to frogs and crickets. Darkness soothed. It softened the sharp edges of the world, toned down the too-harsh colors. With…

18 Nov 2012
in the wild stockholm

njut av november.

this month is looking good! CD release party. woo hoo. road trip to skåne (southern sweden) for a traditional family goose dinner. my love & i loooove skåne! a pop over to denmark on the ferry. be still my heart. an open mic night/music cafe…

1 Nov 2012
be

i’ll pencil you in.

one down and two to go. days of work, that is. tonight i met with the youth. it went well, though many of them were out of town/busy. still the ones that were there did a great job. we had some really good discussions,…

12 Oct 2012
in the wild

i can feel it in the air.

it’s unusually warm today. like 20/21 celsius or 72ish fahrenheit. and really weird out. sunny, stormy, damp, rainy, humid. like something’s coming. like a change is gonna come. but, i guess changes actually are coming, aren’t they? it feels like today is the last…

11 Sep 2012
be

sometimes i just need a reminder.

some days you expect the sun to shine, and instead rain falls from the sky. and then, other days, you believe it will be rainy & cold, only to realize that the sun breaks through the clouds and warms your face. yes. in life…

12 Apr 2012
life

9:00 am

got my bottomless cup of coffee. lovely french music (sandrine kiberlain) in the background. two candles lit. a snuggly blanket to take the chill off. and cozy clothes on. my workday has begun… a day of writing, planning, & reflecting. oh the comforts of…

21 Feb 2012
be the seasons

surrounded by darkness.

it’s here. the longest night of the year. today is the winter solstice in the northern hemisphere of the world. the shortest day of the year, which means that there is more darkness today than any other. feels like the darkness is trying to…

21 Dec 2011