Beki's Blog

My life and the journey to self-awareness

Stopping to smell the roses

I love taking pictures of flowers. I don’t really remember when or why I started taking pictures of flowers, but I’ve got an entire folder in my pictures library dedicated to flowers. Here are few of my faves.

The flowers that are tattooed on my arm, are traced from pictures of lilies that I took. Above is one of the two flowers tattooed on my arm. Continue reading


May 31, 2010 Posted by | Photography | , , , , | Leave a comment

Reaching New Heights

This weekend, my knight and I drove to Yosemite National Park. (Well, he drove and I navigated.)

We planned on leaving after he got off work, and it’s about a four hour drive. I’ve been struggling with some pretty difficult demons from my past (so I’m on edge and very emotional, and this will be the subject of a soon to be posted blog), and he was feeling stressed about leaving after having worked all day, so the trip got off to a tense start. But he has an amazing calming effect, and ultimately we work really well together, so the tension passed and we were on our way! We finally got on the road around 8:30, with the Jeep jammed packed! Continue reading

May 17, 2010 Posted by | Me | , , , | 1 Comment