Turks and Caicos, Paradise: Dream Destination Come True

“It starts with a dream. Add faith, and it becomes a belief. Add action, and it becomes a part of life. Add perserverance, and it becomes a goal in sight. Add patience and time, and it becomes a dream come true.” – Unknown I love to travel. It’s a known fact. But there are someContinue reading “Turks and Caicos, Paradise: Dream Destination Come True”

Destination Coastline: Sunsets, a Photojournal

“The sky broke … into full sunset and the water caught fire.” -Pamela H. Johnson As I type, I sit below a large canvas painting of a coastline sunset where the water reflects so much citrine color it looks as if it is on fire. I painted it several years ago, and it is myContinue reading “Destination Coastline: Sunsets, a Photojournal”

Photography: The Magic of Shooting in Low Light

This is the second in a series of posts about photography. Click here to read the first. I love visiting the ocean, and having time on the beach. To me, there is something about the rhythmic crashing of waves, the wide feeling of timelessness, and the gentle scrubbing of the saltwater and sugary sand toContinue reading “Photography: The Magic of Shooting in Low Light”

The Story of a Rose on Both Sides of the Ocean

“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet.” Romeo and Juliet (II, ii, 1-2) -Shakespeare About six years ago, anticipating a roadtrip vacation to Maine from our home in Cincinnati, I saved up many pennies and bought my first SLR camera. (For those who don’t knowContinue reading “The Story of a Rose on Both Sides of the Ocean”