Drawing within: the restorative power of The Hermit.

Drawing within: the restorative power of The Hermit.

When my dear friend and Amulet partner MaryBeth Bonfiglio asked me if I wanted to collaborate with her around a Tarot project she was working on, my answer was an immediate yes. I love working with the archetypes found in Tarot and I love supporting the work MaryBeth...
New Decade.New Website. New Photos. Alexandra Franzen.

New Decade.New Website. New Photos. Alexandra Franzen.

Early this fall I had the pleasure of working with the crazy talented and oh so beautiful Alexandra Franzen again. This time there was more clothing involved but just as much power. Alex has a way of showing up so wholeheartedly that everything she touches, writes and...
CREATIVE FIRE. A  before and after photo session with Ana Ottman.

CREATIVE FIRE. A before and after photo session with Ana Ottman.

When Ana first reached out about new photos for her website, she admitted she was less than totally comfortable in front of the camera and yet she had total faith in my work. I was hooked. I don’t think many of us are comfortable in front of the camera and yet if you’re already willing to trust me in spite or your camera concerns… We’re golden!

I asked her how she most wanted to be seen in her images. What do her clients need to know about her?

Here answer? “I want to look Powerful. Capable. Creative. Mysterious. And, in some contradiction to the previous four: Intimate. Trusting. Can you help?”

I was up for the challenge.

What is it you really want?

What is it you really want?

That’s the question that I’m living into right now, the question that’s informing most of my work.It’s one of my favorite questions that I love to ask my mentoring clients, my photography clients, my children, my husband, my friends… and yes, definitely, myself. This...