Ethics is Everything

Ethics is Everything

When I was a college student I loved my media ethics class. It was media ethics that lead me to minor in Philosophy, a choice I’m still glad I made. Looking at the laws that constrain verses the laws that empower. Looking at various situations where journalists...
Capturing Christ

Capturing Christ

Long ago when I was in college I remember an art teacher who explained to me that one of the requirements of “good” sculpture is that it must be interesting from every angle. Because it is a three dimensional piece of art it is meant to be looked at from...
Finally Free from a Past Failure

Finally Free from a Past Failure

Once upon a time, a long time ago, when I was 26, and a new photographer working at my first newspaper job back in Kansas, my work presented me with a story that I didn’t know how to tell. This was my first full time newspaper. I had worked on my college...
“Oh, the cleverness of me!”

“Oh, the cleverness of me!”

One of my favorite lines from Peter Pan is near the beginning. Wendy carefully sews Peter’s shadow back on, and Peter, who is notoriously forgetful, ignores her contribution and celebrates his success by shouting “Oh, the cleverness of me!” This line...