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I shouldn't allow the pain such an avenue.
Though the words often flow unbidden,
they shouldn't be given free reign.
Silent tears were never more prudent,
or so I was told.
But they were wrong,
for the shame was not mine,
The disgrace is not mine to despair at,
it is his to live with.
What is mine,
is the freedom to not be silent.
Perhaps my refusal to pretend,
will help others to shed unearned shame.
And then their defiance will help another,
and then our shame will be placed back where it should,
and the cycle will end.
This Is My Life NowI received a comment today that really set me off. It said, "You should work with other photographers sometimes, you haven't had great images in ages." Well, let me explain this. There are many reasons that I only work with Scott now. First, it is due to the fact of how many times I have been screwed over by other photographers. Whether I never got photos, never had an input on creative control, or what not. I just shoot for fun now. Moving on to the main reason I shoot with Scott, he is the love of my life. I have never been so in love or yearn to create art with someone more than him. He will hike long distances with me to get to the location, he makes me feel more comfortable and beautiful than anyone else, I could go on and on. I understand that there will be some people that wish that I worked with other photographers, but this is my life now. I create art that I love, even if no one else loves it. You can follow me on this journey or not. (I hope that you do). However, there is nMore Like This