Folsom Sunset

These photos were taken with a Canon EOS Rebel T3i, from El Dorado Hills overlooking Folsom, California.

Life Is What You Make It

Life is what you make it I have been thinking about this saying, that life is what you make it.  This saying which is so simple, and we may hear stated so often, yet it really is deeply wise. I wonder if it is one of the deepest of truths of all. Life, meaning our …

Be Careful of the Words You Speak to Yourself

I’ve learned to be REALLY careful of the things I say about myself and about the world I live in. Because what I have found is that the words you both think and speak aloud, create the reality around you. Rather than just talking about what we think we are observing, we’re actually creating it …

Drawing of baby MakaiLynn

This is a drawing I finished in 2011. I decided to start doing children’s portrait drawings like this as a professional pursuit – both drawings and paintings as well.  I just love kids. They come to this world with an amazing spirit inside that we adults eventually find a way to squash somehow.  I want to …