Julie Riso tagged me, so I think I'm tagging her back now!

I fly to Europe in a few days.... and look forward to posting new photographs in a few weeks...



Originally uploaded by shell1000.
click on my eye to view more photographs... I will post more in March!


cool dream

I was watching a film I shot from a car that was driving in tandem with an ocean coast. The ocean's waves were traveling along with my view out a window. Some of the waves were very high and I could see inside of the curl. Instead of short regular crashing the waves continued for a long while. The waves were gorgeously sun lit.


The Literary Review cover

The Literary Review cover
Originally uploaded by shell1000.
Beautiful people! Check out the new The Literary Review. Yours truly shot the cover.

Click on the cover to see more photographs!


My visit to Europe....

Dear friends,

I will be in Rome Friday Feb. 24th - Monday Feb 27th.

Let me know if you want to meet up.



Hope from the animal world!

Aware of the B*sh administration's abuses of human rights, ignoring and censoring information about global warming and blatant disregard for the health of our environment, and most everything else that I hold in high regard. I find hope in the existence of a beautiful lost world:

A Lost World in Indonesia Yields Riches for Scientists

By Ellen Nakashima

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Feb. 7 -- A team of scientists has discovered a lost world of rare plants, giant flowers and bizarre animals -- including a new species of honeyeater bird, a tree kangaroo and an egg-laying mammal -- on a mist-shrouded mountaintop in a remote province of Indonesia on New Guinea...

To view the entire article, go to http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/02/07/AR2006020702082.html?referrer=emailarticle

please copy and paste... the pictures are worth the effort.


Best Witch

Last night, Lia said, "You are the best witch I know!"

I replied, "Thank you. It's not me. It's who and what I connect with."


quote on love

"Love brings up everything unlike itself, for the purpose of being healed."


Myself in Drag

Myself in Drag
Originally uploaded by shell1000.


Google censors internet use in China