Monthly Archives: October 2010

The Last Day of the Yearlong Project

Day 365: WOW!  It was such a rush just to type that number – 365 photographs posted with not one day missed throughout the entire last year.  And today, for no reason other than I met her and she was … Continue reading

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Jess

Day 364: “What inspires me: The love I have for my closest friends and family.  The kindness and warmth that comes with that love, and the profound desire to care and be cared for by those you love and whom … Continue reading

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Patsy

Day 363: I met Patsy in 2007 when The Department of Justice bestowed upon her the Special Courage Award, and a few weeks later the FBI honored her with their Strength of the Human Spirit Award for her continued efforts … Continue reading

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Stacy

Day 362: “I love marketing for Eco Friendly Foods because I like bringing fresh, healthy meats and eggs to my customers.  And I’ve met the most wonderful people! (i.e. Reg)” – Stacy Hecker, Marketing Director for Eco Friendly Foods, photographed … Continue reading

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Nicola

Day 361: “I am inspired by life itself and all the beautiful things life has to offer.  There are many places to go to and people to see, so every day that I wake, I just look forward to seeing … Continue reading

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Iver

Day 360: Today I visited Iver’s pre-school class in Washington, D.C. where I met 19 children ages 2-5.  Their angelic faces lit up like Christmas trees whenever “Ms. Ricks” walked into their field of view.  The atmosphere was energetic yet … Continue reading

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Maria

Day 359: Maria teaches 4th grade reading in a Washington, D.C. public school.  She is photographed here with her girls as they admire her humor and spirit.  What a joy it was to be in her classroom!  As you can … Continue reading

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Roaenetta

Day 358: “Working with students inspires me to think of innovative ways to teach them.  I love helping individuals with the challenges that appear to the untrained eye as ‘I can’t do that’ or ‘they can’t do that’.  I have … Continue reading

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To persist is to be great

Day 357: A little girl with severe disabilities that prevent her from speaking through words, reaches out to communicate through touch.  The perseverance of the human spirit to connect inspires me beyond words.  This little girl is more courageous that … Continue reading

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