Bloom where you’re planted…

  I remember vividly one of the first sessions with my therapist when she asked me, “When you picture yourself happy, what are you doing.”  I couldn’t answer that question because what I t...

Let’s change things up a bit

I have always been a creative person.  When I first started my website, I wanted it to reflect my love of art and my growing interest in learning photography.  They were what I wanted my creative ou...

Getting my “Lotus” on.

The lotus is an exceptional flower when you think about it and it’s no wonder it is used in different cultures and religions as a symbol of purity, beauty and even rebirth just to name a few.  Budd...

What gets left behind.

So last week was a little emotional.  I finally said goodbye to my career of 16 years and to a few people who I have worked with for a third of my life.  That’s a long time to have someone share a...

Dear Fear

“Dear Fear, I understand why you do what you do and I really appreciate you always taking the time to look out for me, but your constant company is becoming a little stifling. I can’t breathe. You...

Creating My Own Path

Sometimes you read or hear something that resonates and stays with you for a long time.  There are times when you act on it right away and others when you let it rest and marinate for a while because...

Cameras – Is Upgrading to Bigger Really Better?

The web, television and even the letterbox is filled with images and advertising material promoting the latest technology, and photography gear is no different.  But is bigger and newer really better...

What’s happening in 2017

Now that Christmas and New Year celebrations are out of the way, its a great time to not only reflect on what went well and didn’t go so well last year, but to determine the next steps to start 201...

Summer Plans and New Project

OK so I’ll start this post by saying Summer is not my favourite season.  I’m not a big fan of the heat, especially in Queensland with the added humidity.   I’d rather stay inside with the air ...

What I’ve Learned This Year

I think 2016 is going down as my year of introspection, transformation and growth.  A year of shedding the old and moulding what I want to be my new. Personal Exploration My word for 2016 was ‘exp...

Moved by Poetry

When I’m travelling to and from my day job, I’m usually listening to podcasts because I’ll admit I am a little tired of radio and my CD collection hasn’t been added to in years.  Thank you iT...