Featuring Karen

Having a Voice & Collaborating For Good

I’m passionate about many things. Among them, having a voice. Owning it. Using it for good and not evil. And using it to collaborating for good! It makes my heart sing when I have the opportunity to weave those things together. This year, both my spoken voice and my artistic one are getting to go…

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Macphun Webinar: Planning for the New Year!

Plan For the Best, Forget the Rest! I focus inward this time of year. Take a breath. Do some writing and thinking. Y’know, take stock of what I loved/didn’t love about the past year… celebrate the wins… learn from the ‘fails’… and set the tone for my Epic New Year. (I always plan for “Epic”……

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Ibarionex & Mini Cooper

What’s in a Name? I think up names to entertain myself. Like the title of this post: “Ibarionex & Mini Cooper.” Doesn’t that sound like an awesome kid’s book? You read it and think “Who the heck ARE these characters? I must read it to find out!”… and you dive into the exploits of these…

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Nicolesy's Top 10 Fave Photo Blogs

Nicole S. Young is a superhero. She’s also a pro photographer, educator, author, wife, dog mom. If you don’t know her work, get thee hence to her website! You’ll learn a TON, see beautiful photos and witness a woman at work building her own creative empire. She blows my mind on a regular basis. One…

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Being Interviewed by the Delightful Paul Griffiths

Being interviewed is fun – and always a bit surreal. Especially when an entire 1 hour show is dedicated to YOU! But photographer Paul Griffiths makes it easy. Recently, he asked if I’d join him on his video podcast (is that a “vlodcast”?) titled “Live and Uncut“, which he publishes on his blog: “One Camera,…

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DPE Podcast: Women in Photography

The Awesome Rick Sammon Rick Sammon is a fabulous landscape and travel photographer, educator and overall fantastic guy whom I’ve admired (and learned from!) for many years. He’s also a bass player – as is my husband – so I have a special place in my heart for the multi-talented Rick. I was so honored when…

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