Memorial Day

Hey there.How was your week? Did you enjoy your Memorial Day Weekend? Did it even register as a holiday? I have to admit that with this new lifestyle workdays and weekends and holidays all kind of blend in together in this slurry of work and non-work.My oldest daughter, Madeline, came home for the weekend with her husband, Leonard, and two dogs, the grand-puppies. I really enjoy having the kids home. It makes me nostalgic for when they were younger, but I really enjoy seeing what adults they have become. That comes with its own form of anxiety as now more… Read More »

Be Good

Hey there,How was your week? Mine seemed to get busier. Various interests competed for my time and that lent itself to some longer days and having to let a few things go.I’m continuing to edit video for my online course. That’s actually starting to go pretty well. I’ve learned a few tricks on how to fix certain issues in post. (I’m pretty sure that’s an industry term.) Things like how to zoom in on a wider angled shot to give better detail and how to speed up specific clips so as to show what I’m doing but not unnecessarily lengthen… Read More »

Log Cabins and the Revival of a Podcast

Hey there,Another week successfully navigated. I’m moving forward on my projects. I’m excited about the future and even enthusiastic about the work. Although, I will admit to a certain dread over sitting here at the laptop for hours editing the video I’ve already shot. It’s not the editing itself that is so daunting as the extended time spent staring at my own image and the self judgment that ensues. I’ve chosen to view this as an exercise in getting over myself.When I look at the issue squarely, it comes down to this. I actually have a pretty high opinion of… Read More »