Some years seem full to the brim with blatant evidence of their fruitfulness.  Other years, lots goes on in the inside, but not so much to report on. For me, 2006 was probably… Continue reading

Happy 236th birthday, America!

It’s July 4th! Time for all manner of American celebrations, good food, good company, and fireworks. Woohoo! Sadly, 4th of July is one of those holidays that I frequently find myself grappling about how to celebrate.… Continue reading

2005: Year of the Portraits

Yes, going through pictures can lead to only one thing: going through more pictures.  Apparently 2005 was the year of portraits which was exciting to rediscover.  I haven’t tried to take a portrait… Continue reading