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In quiet…in peace…in stillness I hold you. In laughter…in joy…I set you free.

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Posted in 2015, B4Peace

Mother’s Day 2015 – One Day Early and Nineteen Years in the Making

Yesterday was the day before Mother’s Day.  We decided to celebrate a day early by going out for breakfast. I would imagine most of you figure that’s no big deal.  People go out to eat breakfast all the time. That’s

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Posted in 2015

Wall of Fame

The weekly Photo Challenge is “Wall.” There’s a wall at my local gym that acknowledges the achievement of a few individuals who rose to the challenge to take control of their health and personal fitness. I’ve walked by that wall

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Posted in 2015

Scale: The Elephant and the Turtle

The Weekly Photo Challenge is Scale. I’m excited about this challenge because I’ve got some photos that I’ve been waiting to use.  I just hadn’t found the right spot for them, until now! My parent’s house often reminds me of

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Shadows on a Walk

The Weekly Photo Challenge is “Shadowed.” I opted to take this theme literally as I enjoy taking photos of shadows when walking. In the photo below I took a brief stroll during a break from work on a crisp fall afternoon.

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Posted in 2015

Weekly Photo Challenge: Minimalist

 I took a stroll in my father’s garden…peacefully appreciative of his skill… …and the care he gives his lovely charges… This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Minimalist.

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Posted in 2014, Uncategorized

Peace Challenge: The Woman in the Mirror

Months  ago our friend Kozo challenged us to post about our truest self, our grandest self, or about the self we would like to be.  Who was the person each of us faced in the mirror?  What did that reflection

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Posted in 2014, B4Peace, Uncategorized


The Weekly Photo Challenge is Signs. A few years ago I made a visit to my folks house with the intent of scanning family photos. I came across a unique piece of family memorabilia. When I asked my mother about

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Posted in 2014, Family history


The Weekly Photo Challenge is Nighttime. Here is a photo I snapped in the wee morning hours from the backseat of an airport shuttle. I had traveled to Des Moines, Iowa on a business during the winter of 2012. I

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Posted in 2014

Photo Challenge – Silhouette

The topic for the Daily Photo Challenge is Silhouette! In May of this year I was heading home from a family visit in California. I arrived in the Phoenix Airport for a layover and was focused on  getting to the next 

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