Blog Beginnings

Recently, one of my poems (“I Sit, I Wait,” see below) was published in a beautiful book, Moments. In similar timing, my husband and I moved to a lake on the Olympic Peninsula. My life changed considerably, permitting more time to be still, observe nature, respond within, and capture my thoughts in poetry, photography, andContinue reading “Blog Beginnings”

Enjoying the Calm

Enjoying the Calm Today I approached the lake And observed that she was very still She said, I’m thinking About what, I asked My destiny, About where I’m going Ah, me too, I said I’d rather stay here with you Me too, I agreed This valley holds infinite beauty And nourishes my breath and bodyContinue reading “Enjoying the Calm”

Resilient & Creative National Juried Art Exhibit – Port Angeles Fine Art Center

I am proud to announce that my multimedia figurative painting “Flowing Through Impermanence” has been selected to appear in the Resilient & Creative Art Exhibit at the Port Angeles Fine Art Center, Aug. 13-Sept. 26, 2021. 14×18″ Acrylic, Pencil and Ink on Canvas, Custom Framed in 2″ White Oak – $600 Here is the linkContinue reading “Resilient & Creative National Juried Art Exhibit – Port Angeles Fine Art Center”

I Became a Drop of Water One Day

In celebration of Poetry in Your Pocket Day, during this Poetry Month of April, I recorded myself reciting this poem (in the above video) while kayaking on Crescent Lake. I became a drop of water one day I floated from a cloud into a high hillside creek And flowed downward to join a magnificent turquoiseContinue reading “I Became a Drop of Water One Day”

“Nature” Art Exhibit in Jackson Hole

My poetry and photography will exhibit in the show “Nature” at the Center for the Arts Theater Gallery and Glenwood Lobby in Jackson Hole, Wyoming: April 19-June 14. My photograph appears on the exhibit book cover as well. For more information, link to the Center for the Arts Event Page. Join me in celebrating oneContinue reading ““Nature” Art Exhibit in Jackson Hole”