My Why

I’ve been asking a few people to take a look at my website, mostly my family, friends, and random coworkers (and I appreciate that you took the time to do so!). Because you looked, I’ve been asked why I started this website. There are a few reasons. First, I want accountability. This is a self-imposed …

Just a Thought

Roadside Flower

Don’t worry about writing a book or getting famous or making money. Just lead an interesting life.

-Micheal Morpurgo


I’ve been collecting quotes that I like for years. I’m hoping to make quotes a regular part of Salmon Apple Pie. Feel free to share your favorites in the comments section, below.


Prints of my photos are available on Fine Art America!

Why Create Art?

  A few days ago I met a couple of people on the beach. I was taking photos, and the nice gentleman, seeming very interested in my answer, asked why I am a photographer. I mumbled something about liking to create beautiful things then changed the subject, feeling somewhere between clueless and a pretentious asshole. On my drive home, I started thinking about why …

Now What?

Now that you’re here and looking at a website called Salmon Apple Pie, I should tell you something: This is not my first blog. It’s my fifth. My last blog was a successful one, offering support and advice to my fellow writers. Unfortunately, it died a slow and painful death when I moved to Alaska …