Hard choice

I’ve made the hard choice to discontinue my college classes for the foreseeable future.  I’ve been giving it a lot of thought and being a photographer is a dream of mine, but two things are painfully clear: 1) you can’t make any good money at it, unless you’re spectacular. 2) every one wants to be one & thinks they are (w/o the education to back it up) It’s a great hobby for me but to be a professional photographer isn’t going to happen.  I’m just being realistic about things.  It doesn’t mean I’m going to give up taking pictures.  I … Continue reading Hard choice

One of those days

Have you ever had one of those days where something doesn’t feel quite right but you cannot put a finger on what’s wrong?  Today is my day for that.  I hate wishing for days to be done, but today I just cannot wait to get to tomorrow. My body & mind are tired but yet there’s so much I want to do. And still other things I have to to do.  Work, Scouts, etc. I’ve been debating if I want to go back to school in the fall or not.  Or if I want a 2nd job.  It’s amazing that … Continue reading One of those days


The original title of this was “Get my learn on.” and then I changed it to T&E (not T&A).  But I thought Skills would be a better title. Even though it’s not quite as relative as it could be. How about… Reality vs. Dreams I’m not completely skill-less but I am totally not current on things I’d like to be.  Which makes me less desirable in today’s market of employment. Not that I’m looking for another job, I’m not.  But I do not want to be one of THOSE state workers complacent in their job and not expand my knowledge. … Continue reading Skills