New Again

This may seem crazy, but I’m doing it again. As much as I love newness and discovery and change, I am going back to find the familiar. I could spend time in Tokyo or Bangkok or Marrakesh – oh, I want to see Morocco…

Your Passion

Even on my worst days, the thought that sticks with me all day is that I am following my passion. It doesn’t have to be perfect all the time, it just has to be my passion.Whether I focus on photography, writing or cultural travel…

The Significance of a Girl

One early morning in 2009, my husband, Chris woke up and found me reading on the couch with tears in my eyes. He sat and listened to me bawl about a woman in Pakistan who had been educated by “that guy from Three Cups…

The Allure of Wildlife Photography

Once I committed to a fine art photography degree in college, I took an interest in animal photography. I spent hours in front of the Siberian Tiger exhibit at my local zoo, waiting for the four of them to do something interesting. Everything was…