There is something you should know about Capricorns. We are favored by good fortune. My own fate is set by duality. I was also born in the year of the fire dragon. January 11, 1977. It is a day of marked history, just as today was always meant to be the day that changed things […]

FEAR OF PAKISTAN. FEAR OF WORLD.

I woke up today to 14 new friend requests. I’ve gotten four more these hours I have been up this morning. In the last two days I have accepted at least another 40 Facebook friend requests.  I will admit that I am feeling more than a bit overwhelmed and I’m also worried about what my American […]

IS FOOD BETTER THAN SEX?? #foodslut #weightloss

Today is the first day of my fitness/f*ckIcan’teatpizza challenge. I am thinking about sex, pizza, sex, pizza, sex, and can I get cashews on that pizza??

BEFORE I LAY MY FATHER DOWN TO REST

“Hey,” my father said just as we were hanging up. “Keep your nose to the grind. I need you to work hard. Go ahead and make those millions. I may need you someday.” It was the first time in my entire life that my father considered he might need his only daughter and if he […]

WHAT I WOULD TELL MY DAUGHTER ABOUT MY FATHER’S ADVICE

“You are a beautiful woman. You do not need to work or struggle. You’ve got doctors sniffing up your skirt, powerful men. Find one who wants to take care of you!” My father gives me great advice.  He is right to notice my advantage as a woman, and he is not the only man to […]

I Am A Dad With Stage 4 Lung Cancer, And Here’s What I Know Now

 CLICK HERE TO READ HIS STORY  CLICK HERE TO HELP HIS CAUSE IN LOVING MEMORY Oren Miller, died yesterday at home, surrounded by his family. He confronted stage 4 lung cancer since last spring, and did so with bravery and eloquence and compassion, reaching out to his broader community and receiving media attention for his […]

YOUR PHOTOGRAPHER LOVES YOU FOR LIFE

My dearest Navine, I would have never known the goodness of your soul if I hadn’t found the courage to believe in myself back when no one else could. I picked up a camera like Harry Potter with a wand and I decided that I could create a magical life. You are a part of […]

“I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live up to what light I have.” ― Abraham Lincoln

Dear Vanessa Medina Pete… Do you know what I love the most about this picture? I love the fact that your husband is looking at you, and he was. He looks at you with such pride, like you made him a king of a man. It takes my breath away to be your photographer, to have […]