She Kept A Parrot

Sepia is not my favorite tone. It often turns pink. Or the color of mud. Sepia is the color noise in my photographs. Color Noise stalks me.  She is my Nemesis. She lurks in the...

At the encouragement of a friend, Ray, I took up the camera late in life, as they say. My interest in photography was fueled by a desire to paint my world...

Between the idea And the reality Between the motion And the act Falls the Shadow For Thine is the Kingdom Between the conception And the creation Between the emotion And the...

On March 17, 2013, Cheeky broke out of his shell and into the world. He is stretching a wing as all parrots do when they are delighted by something. He is...

My image of Holland is drawn from childhood It features Windmills Woolly Sheep Wooden Shoes And Tulips The woolly sheep image comes from old Delft pottery designs I have an old...

 Polaroid Close Up Camera Lens Filter Kit +1, +2, +4, +10 Diopter Filters That’s what it said on the box. I was surprised that I’d actually ordered the correct size. Rick...

Brueghel’s Garden or There once was a guy Named Brueghel Who famously liked to scroogle All over the page

The Parrot Abandoned her icy Perch On  Monochrome Island In her search For Warm Breezes Bold Colors Sunshine And Magical Gardens Filled with Dreams Where the shadows Keep Their Secrets And...

I could tell you that I’ve been lounging poolside at the Hotel Carleton On La Croisette But The timeline isn’t right for the Cannes Film Festival. Or I could blame it on...