Photography & Stories

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...

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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 need to hear that it's bad juju...

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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 who have had...

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Old Towne Orange Wedding // Amanda + Justin

We adore the architecture at St. Johns Lutheran Church of Orange.  The Bride, Groom and I wanted to make sure the historic beauty of this church in Old Towne District of Orange was well represented.  Our obsession over the bricks was modeled in every photograph before...

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