Digital composites · Life, etc.

The Power of Touch

The View In recent years, a wave of studies has documented some incredible emotional and physical health benefits that come from touch. This research is suggesting that touch is truly fundamental to human communication, bonding, and health. (Dacher Keltner) Humans are wired to be touched. From birth until the day we die, our need for… Continue reading The Power of Touch

Life, etc. · Process and Techniques

The Real World

Dream: 1: a series of thoughts, images, or emotions occurring during sleep 2:  an experience of waking life having the characteristics of a dream (vision, daydream, reverie) 3:  something notable for its beauty, excellence, or enjoyable quality 4:  a strongly desired goal or purpose; something that fully satisfies a wish. (Merriam-Webster Dictionary)      … Continue reading The Real World

Life, etc. · Vintage images

Ghosts of Christmas Past

I’ve been browsing through the collection of old photos found at yard sales, consignment stores and flea markets looking for some that could be turned into holiday cards.  I did find some that were pretty and some that were typical holiday snaps, and I also found some intriguing surprises. The couple pictured above, for example,… Continue reading Ghosts of Christmas Past