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The Latest News From Skyboy Studios

There’s been a lot happening lately that I haven’t had time to post about…so here are some of the things I’ve been up to. I just finished and published my first book of poetry and stories! I’m excited enough about … Continue reading

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October Healing

I love the month of October. It always makes me cry. Maybe the sense of things soon to be out of reach, gone or blown away, but somehow still pregnant with presence, still here, waiting for us to just once, … Continue reading

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Cloud Disguises

Watching the sky is rewarding on many levels, and one of them is that sometimes it’s just a whole lot of fun! As Carl Jung said, there are no coincidences, so I think this is all happening for a reason. … Continue reading

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Top Ten Reasons for Sky Gazing

As far as sky gazing goes, nobody needs a reason. It’s perfectly legal to stand still and look up into the sky (except perhaps in traffic), doing nothing at all but absorbing the grand beauty of nature in her most accessible … Continue reading

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Weather's Where You Find It

  Often when I tell people that I am a sky and weather photography fanatic, they want to know if I fly up in airplanes to take panoramic pictures. Or they wonder if I fling myself madly across the Central … Continue reading

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The Clouds are in the Ocean

Learning to read the clouds can be pugnaciously hard.  At least it was for me. I’d look at a complex sky with two or three or even four cloud types at once, and it would be hard to tell which … Continue reading

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The Edges of Things

I’ve been thinking about this concept for a while but never tried to articulate it, so here goes nothing. It’s the edges of things, not the things themselves, that are that are the most interesting. If I could draw this idea as … Continue reading

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Tales of the Unexpected

Five Puzzling Pieces Every so often, something happens in the sky that I can’t explain. Not that I can explain everything that happens with the weather, or even very much of it. But nothing in the course of my amateur studies, or my sky and … Continue reading

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Zen of Lightning

The story goes something like this: The acolyte, sitting in meditation in front of the master, breaks the  long silence with a question: “What is the sound of the void, Master?” To which the master replies, “What is the sound of … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary: the first Skyboy Photo!

Struck by Fire I was in the garden, I remember,  pulling weeds and looking for aphids, when I happened to look up from my work to see this — apparition — hanging over the treetops like an impromptu party decoration, curly clouds … Continue reading

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