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Life Begins

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” ~Neale Donald Walsch This quote is so very true, and it is such an inspiration to me. Life is crazy, and it can be quite scary at times. Some people say that we need to stay in our comfort zones and that we need to stick to the things that we […]

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Announcement!

There’s an event at Musser Park this weekend! I am participating in the Lancaster East Side Market, featuring Photos by Emily on June 17th. The Market is open from 10 am to 2pm. I will be selling my original matted nature photography prints and my original special design prints. Please come by and say hi. I hope to see you there. […]

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A Little About Me

I am a photographer, artist, and writer. I believe everyone in the world is blessed with a gift, and I feel my gift is to show the indescribable wonder of God’s world through art, especially photography and writing. God has given me a love and passion for using my gifts. I have been writing since I was a child, and […]

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The Power of Prayer

Thursday, May 3rd was the National Day of Prayer. I’m so thankful that our nation has a day for us to commemorate prayer. I believe that prayer is one of the most important concepts of being a Christian. Prayer, along with the Holy Spirit, is our connection to God. Some people say that it is the world’s greatest wireless connection. […]

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The Bridge

A bridge. I stand in the middle of the road, looking from end to end. Should I go forward, or should I go back? Should I go home? Or should I take a leap of faith? Going back means I’m weak, because I’m not strong enough to leave. But could it prove that I am strong? If I endure, I’d […]

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Photos by Emily

One thing to know about me is that I love photography and art. I love making art and supporting local artist as well. I have the best of both worlds. I have the opportunity to make and sell my stuff in a small shop in the heart of Lititz. The shop is called Purple Robin Reserve, and they showcase work […]

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Mesmerized

“Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.” Robert Frost Poetry is a form of writing that I feel is based purely on emotion. The author’s intent is to make the reader feel something like happiness, anger, sadness, or even a mixture of emotions. This is because the author writes when something makes […]

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Easter Tradition

Remember when you were a child, and you could hardly wait for the church service to be over. All you could think about was the Easter egg hunt and imagining all of the treats you would find within those eggs. This is something I remember very clearly. In fact, I still look forward to it. Even though my sister and […]

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