The mission plan was simple: road trip from Arizona to Oregon and secure a secluded spot for the August 21st 2017 Total Solar Eclipse (TSE). It’s more about the journey than the destination. The TSE, being our ultimate destination, was almost incidental. When compared to the context of the traveling experience in its entirety, an object such as this can be viewed as an excuse to lure one out on an uncertain adventure into the vast expanse of wilderness territories, enjoy the process, and learn. To be certain, we went to see the TSE, but it was an invitation to experience even more, through the way it beckoned us with beauty and mystery; enrolling one to venture through a portal, and open up to the seductive possibilities awaiting to be discovered on the other side.Read More
I recently had the extreme pleasure of harvesting fruit from the Saguaro. This is a written and visual account of my amazing adventure. The temperature was around 80F at sunrise and 110F just after noon. Months go by without any rainfall. The livingness of the flora and fauna is a monument to the majesty of Earthly existence. The Saguaro asks a great deal from one who would taste its fruit. The reward is totally worth the effort.Read More
Now is the time to reclaim our sovereignty and recreate a thriving culture on a positively constructive course. Everyone is welcome to cultivate their own unique personal power. Single parents, independent artists, social entrepreneurs, non-profit board members, teachers and students, young and old. Even if we aren’t in an official leadership position, we each still have the personal responsibility to lead by example.
This is my humble attempt at creating art in loving service to honor someone. It’s a feature profile of a woman that I’ve had the pleasure of interacting with. I proudly introduce a portrait of Tracy. Here you'll see photos I took of her and a question and response section as well.Read More