In the desert

In the desert

The Desert.  Bleak and vast.  Dry and weathered.  And yet: life.  Life forms and dies.  And so does my heart.  Far away mountains embolden me and colors surround me.  The sun still rises and sets here. The problem with the past is that it follows us.  We carry it...
Pregnant and Devastated

Pregnant and Devastated

I intentionally chose the title “Pregnant and Devastated” because that was the cold, hard truth.  I’m not sugar-coating this. I don’t need to hear that children are a blessing from God.  Or that everything happens for a reason.  I don’t...
To Those Who’ve Been Stolen From

To Those Who’ve Been Stolen From

With everything going on in this world (and within my own personal corner of it) this strong thought keeps invading my mind.  “I AM NOT A COLLECTION OF BODY PARTS.” This post is dedicated to all of us who have had our own bodies stolen from us.  To those...
Los Angeles // VoyageLA Feature Article

Los Angeles // VoyageLA Feature Article

  Meet Megan Rankin of Nectar Photography Today we’d like to introduce you to Megan Rankin. Megan, please share your story with us. How did you get to where you are today? I was about six years old, trekking around Yosemite with my pops. He had his old Minolta...