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Monthly Archives: January 2015

FB and Twitter are always filled with articles linked to Forgiven, Kindness, Zen stuff.  It’s good and nice to read.  I’m guessing more people need to digest these types of articles. But don’t you ever want to read something about Meanness?  Something about how it feels good to roll around with Mean and Nasty for a couple days? […]

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If this was a 365 month, I would have bailed on the project.  I think I missed 4 days this month.  One day is enough for me to quit a 365.  4 days…  I don’t know why.  Holidays?  Maybe.  You can blame the holidays for almost anything. But the other 26 days were filled with […]

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At my last birth there was very little English spoken: Portuguese is their native tongue.  As a birth photographer it wasn’t an issue because I’m there to observe and document.  But there was something magical about it.  It was as if I was watching the most heart-felt movie on mute.  The scenes were so moving and powerful that I didn’t […]

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“What are you doing?” “I’m seven, Ma.” He’s the first to spark up a wrestling match, but he’s the first to crawl into your armpit area and snuggle. He’s an excellent reader, but hates to read. He loves chicken, even when it’s actually pork (even when you repeatedly remind him that it isn’t chicken, “I love this […]

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When I met Holly, she said, “I really want pictures.”  She also said she likes to be in the bathroom for most of labor, so I pointed out that would make pictures difficult.  There was a false alarm and when we got there she said, “I keep telling Trevor we need this stuff out of the room for […]

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