Comparison traps can kill your dreams

Comparison traps can kill your dreams

Monday morning 6:30 am coffee with Steve before work found me staring into the distance. Already exhausted my mind wandered to one of the landscape photographers I follow on YouTube. If only my life were that simple. Hike to a pretty location, take gorgeous photos,...
Shelter at Capacity

Shelter at Capacity

When I read a Facebook post of Weld Humane Society being at capacity I pondered how I could help. My friend Frank and I planned to have coffee that week and I suspected he would be up for a challenge. He jumped at the offer of course. Within a couple days we contacted...
Pretend it’s a valid question

Pretend it’s a valid question

Do you ever have upcoming conversations play out in your mind ahead of time? How you will say something and what they might say back? Driving to the dentist today I replayed several times the questions I wanted to remember to ask about my Invisalign braces treatment....
Cattail Chronicles New YouTube

Cattail Chronicles New YouTube

  Many, many photographers I know have a partner that is not excited about photography. When on a trip the photographer wants to stop at every pretty scene, blooming flower and soaring eagle. The camera comes out which prompts a sigh to escape from the...
“Be Authentic”

“Be Authentic”

  This trite advice written in flowy script adorned with flowers is plastered everywhere. “Be Authentic” & “Just Be Yourself” It has always rubbed me the wrong way for several reasons: 1. It’s been weaponized against me....