Photos of Growing Up

Silhouettes Inside The Arch
Photos of Growing Up

Silhouettes Inside The Arch

Two young women, two silhouettes, ready for adventure, together, hand in hand, with the whole of the wild west out in front of them as they stand beneath the St. Louis Arch.

What Do You See In A Hall of Mirrors?
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What Do You See In A Hall of Mirrors?

Greatness. Sweetness. Love. Intelligence. Humor. Curiosity. Wonder. Nothing but light. May she never stop seeing what I see in her right now this minute inside and out of a hall of mirrors.

A Mom, Her Daughter and a Blue Butterfly Kite on Memorial Day 2015
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A Mom, Her Daughter and a Blue Butterfly Kite on Memorial Day 2015

Warm air, cool breezes, a picnic blanket, and a visit from the ice cream truck helped to make our 2015 Memorial Day a super memorable one. Mouse helped as best she could to get the kite off the ground, but let’s not talk about those repeated plummets to the green […]

123 Sesame Street
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123 Sesame Street

This. This about sums it up right now. Unfortunately, there was nary a sign of Oscar the Grouch or my main man, er, worm, Slimy in, on, or around the famed metal trash can at 123 Sesame Street.

May The 4th Be With You
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May The 4th Be With You

May the 4th be with you…and also with you.

Sisters Together Beneath an Umbrella in Spring
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Sisters Together Beneath an Umbrella in Spring

In many ways, there is nothing uniquely special about this photo of my two daughters looking at, and laughter into, each others gaze. This is a scene I could photograph countless times during each day in which the family calendar is an empty square of white, each day these two […]

Adorable Daughters Assemble
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Adorable Daughters Assemble

It’s hard to dodge the superhero¬†deluge of 21st century American culture. I try my best to swerve into and out of Marvel’s hostile takeover of society, to find a comfortable balance of costumed heroics and plain clothes narrative. My daughters enjoy but are not overwhelmed by all things comic book, […]

The Training Wheels Are Off
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The Training Wheels Are Off

During Spring Break 2015, this 7-year-old decided she wanted to learn how to ride a bike sans training wheels. I’d like to say I played some essential role with this brief lesson, but really, I was just keeping her steady by gently holding her sides and running as she pedaled, […]

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