Category Archives: American Girl

Sorry for the long bout of silence over here. This series has been a most interesting experience to put to words. I’ve never been a huge fan of the news because it always seems too depressing. Story after story highlight tragedy, pain, loss, hardship, etc. When I set my heart on being a photojournalist, it […]

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In 2011 I decided to go back to school to pursue a future in photojournalism.  I’ve always been inspired by people and their stories. I was hungry for a career that mattered. Naturally, I concluded that nothing could be more fulfilling than the chance to document the lives of incredible people and share their stories with the […]

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“Humility is not thinking less of yourself. It’s thinking of yourself less.” -C.S. Lewis Oh man, as I started to write Part Two of this series I began to realize just how much time I had spent thinking of myself.  In fact most of this post is about a lack of humility.  I started this […]

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“I always wondered why somebody doesn’t do something about that. Then I realized I am somebody.” -Lily Tomlin I came across this quote while thumbing through Instagram. I appreciate a good motivational quote here and there, but this one really struck me. It wasn’t a feel good quote. Or something about how great things will […]

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