I’m glad you’re here and invite you to explore the ways in which I weave photography and mindfulness (presence) into a variety of different services, including:

You also can browse my online shop that includes my recently published deck of Loving Wisdom Cards and check out my current inventory of ready to hang photography pieces in my Gallery Collection:


All my work is about connecting with the radiance and spaciousness that is our true nature…and bringing it into fuller consciousness. Through photography sessions and mindfulness meditation and conscious living mentoring, I create a safe space for you to liberate yourself from the limiting, old stories about yourself and the world. 

Mindfulness and lovingkindness are the threads that run through everything I do. What matters most to me is guiding you to cultivate deeper compassion for yourself and others and to have a more empowered, curious, and intentional relationship with your mind so you can make wiser choices.

My Conscious Living (formerly Interior Enlightenment) services focus on bringing out the confidence, clarity, wisdom, and light that so often get buried and forgotten below layers of personality, conditioning, and possessions. I love to help clients release some of those layers so your true essence can shine through and guide you, and you can live with greater authenticity, spaciousness, and ease.  

I’m currently preparing to launch (March 2021) a Foundations of Mindfulness Meditation e-course, teaching lots of classes on mindfulness and conscious living, delighting in Women of Light photography, and plugging away on my book, All Light Now: Losing My Parents and Recovering My Self. Doing what I can to follow the energy of yes and channel more light into the world!

FYI, my Journal burgeoned to more than 300 posts over the years, and I also decluttered it. All the old posts remain on my original River Bliss blog (http://riverblissed.blogspot.com/) that I maintained until the summer of 2015. That blog focused more on river life (including the Hudson River PCB dredging project), wildlife and plants, local history, favorite places, and early childhood education.

I’d love to hear from you and encourage you to connect with me on Facebook, Instagram, Vimeo, YouTube, and Insight Timer app! Be sure to sign up for my newsletter so we can stay in touch!  

Recent Journaling

Staying Close to Home

Staying Close to Home

Staying. It's a word that sums up what I've been practicing for the past year, both on and off the meditation cushion. On the cushion: staying present to what is right here, including the challenging emotions that arise. Investigating a little deeper instead of...

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Poem: All Souls Are Beautiful

Poem: All Souls Are Beautiful

All Souls Are Beautiful All souls are beautiful And some personalities Are capable of causing great harm And should be called out And prevented from doing so. This is where life gets messy. For whatever reason Some get traumatized. Some get defensive. Some become a...

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