Why I Am Substitute Teaching

As life tends to be an adventure like a twisting, turning road with switchbacks here, hills there, you never know where you are going to end up.  Last summer (2010) I briefly considered the thought of substitute primarily to get to know my target audience a little better.  You want to photograph kids and families,…

Happy Birthday to my friend Penny

Today is Penny’s 41st birthday. As anyone over forty knows, this decade in your life brings a great deal of changes from the get go.  Within weeks of turning forty I noticed that trying to latch one of my favorite necklaces that I could no longer clearly see the latch to fasten it – eeek,…

Sunday 9-11 – Ten Years Later

Good afternoon.  Today is the tenth anniversary of the attacks on American soil.  I started the day by going to the 9/11 Flight Crew Memorial here in Grapevine.  This memorial is just a few miles from my home and is dedicated to the 33 crew members who lost their lives on September 11, 2001 on…