The Mid South Gravel – 2022 Edition

Today I am sharing some words and images from the 2022 Mid South gravel bike race & ride. It’s been a few years since I’ve ridden this event. I wish I could entirely blame covid for that but I can’t! I went to Mid South on a mission to ride 1st and take pictures 2nd. I needed this ride and event. I can also tell you from my personal experience that I think a lot of other folks needed it too. Continue reading The Mid South Gravel – 2022 Edition

A Day to Create

I have had a lot on my mind. Surprisingly I am feeling similar to when I was working. My brain doesn’t turn off. I am hyper focused. I am churning over solutions and learning. I ignore some of the basic, human signals of thirst, hunger, etc. When I get this way, I am not the person I want to be. My creativity stalls. So……I took … Continue reading A Day to Create

Gnat’s Ozark Ramble

As I write this, I am buried in work.  Not caught up on my fall home owner chores. We had our first dinner as our family unit in two weeks and only the second or third in the past 6 weeks.  Life. Is. Nuts.  But…..I find myself energized, inspired and at peace. Why?  Aside from the obvious of my incredible family, I am feeling all … Continue reading Gnat’s Ozark Ramble

Views from Vietnam, Cambodia and Taiwan

Greetings folks.  Just got back from a big, long work trip Vietnam, Cambodia and Taiwan.  It was a long few weeks on the road.   But an amazing one.  I use these trips as a springboard for creativity and use photography to keep me aware, awake and inspired.  I often walk and explore where ever I am at, both for curiosity purposes but also to just … Continue reading Views from Vietnam, Cambodia and Taiwan

Fragments – My 1st Month with the Fuji X Pro 2

I am closing this month a very happy man. I’ve had an incredible month. My family is great. I’ve traveled to Oklahoma for the Landrun 100 and to Colorado for my family spring break and on Friday, I leave for Kansas City for a soccer tournament followed by Duluth, MN the following weekend for the state band concert. My job is going better. I also … Continue reading Fragments – My 1st Month with the Fuji X Pro 2