[1 Min Read] Redwood Forest, Arcata … ‘Wild Nature’ 

[1 Min Read] Redwood Forest, Arcata … ‘Wild Nature’ 

I take off into the Redwoods... [1 Min Read ... 220 Words]

Cotton Candy Skies Kiss The Pacific: Long Beach Mini Photoseries

Cotton Candy Skies Kiss The Pacific: Long Beach Mini Photoseries

"Escape to the shores of the ocean When you feel the magic of the city has gone missing... You'll find it reignited here, With fiery aplomb, kissing the deep waters." -Kayla Arielle 

11 Pictures That Prove Ohio Is A Perfect Fall Destination

11 Pictures That Prove Ohio Is A Perfect Fall Destination

I flew cross-country from California to spend a month in my stunning home state of Ohio, watching it morphe from lush green to sunny yellow and deep copper hues. "Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop." ~Rumi

Photography Across The U.S. • Highlights

Photography Across The U.S. • Highlights

A collection of my favorite photos taken across the USA. ...explore away, oh curious pioneer! ••••••••••••••• Highlights from my travels From Ohio to Colorado to California From people to mountains to oceans And anything that especially inspired me in-between!

Original Art Highlights!

Original Art Highlights!

I have never felt as at peace as I have when I am using my tools of creation: my eyes, hands, the canvas, paint, brushes, pens, markers, pencils, cameras, editing apps, and my every day interactions come together to express my soul. I hope you enjoy these creations and glimpses into my life.

Growing Up in Ohio [1 Min Read]

Growing Up in Ohio [1 Min Read]

"Ohio never asked me to be anything sparkling. She never said I wasn't Good Enough or made me feel like I was trapped. She showed me her deepest, darkest soils. She pounded me with rains that flood my dreams to this day. Ohio gave me hills to wonder about until I scaled them, and rivers to believe were impermeable until I learned to cannon-ball through them. She cradled me in blazing sunsets and pushed me into the world with fires of faith. Ohio never asked me to be anything but as real as the trees that whispered to me from her surface."

Flying Through Silken Skies: Long Beach Mini Photoseries

Flying Through Silken Skies: Long Beach Mini Photoseries

"Our wings carry the skies As much as we are carried." 

Getting Higher Hiking to Legendary Hanging Lake • Colorado Stoner Travel

Getting Higher Hiking to Legendary Hanging Lake • Colorado Stoner Travel

Imagine a canyon lined with pastel pink stones that sparkle silver in the setting sun, leading to a suddenly snow-lined mountainside staircase topped with a pristine sapphire lake full of rainbow trout fed by a diamond waterfall. WELCOME to HANGING LAKE.