Home Expert Joy M. Kleid

Joy M. Kleid

Joy M. Kleid

Home Expert Joy M. Kleid

Holding On To Me

Holding On To Me Memories are a tricky business. I seem to remember clearly the best parts and bury the not so pretty ones in...

Gratitude Without Servitude

Gratitude Without Servitude A simple Thank You, doesn’t give away any power to the recipient of the words. Showing one’s grateful, isn’t a weakening kryptonite...

Getting The Flock Outta Here 

Getting The Flock Outta Here I find it slightly funny, that I do some of my best work preparing to go on Vacation. Tying up...

Renewal Is The Spice Of Life

Renewal Is The Spice Of Life I’ve always wondered about the Human desire to hit the reset button. Or, the Benjamin Button… I found myself reflecting...

Because I Said So

Because I Said So I used to think it made me fit in with the popular people. So, I learned how to do it the...

Giving In For The Win

Giving In For The Win The colors this artist chose, allowed for the message to subtly influence how I interpreted the art. My initial reaction,...

I Spy… A Bicycle Path

I Spy… A Bicycle Path Road Trips. Love ‘em or complain constantly through them. I don’t know that I’ve ever found a middle ground. By...

I Know You’re In There

I Know You’re In There I’m aged enough to know, that pretty much All things that go Bump in the night, have a practical reason...

Paper.. Rock.. Scissors..

Paper.. Rock.. Scissors.. I win Again! I don’t always, but Today I have. I get to choose and my choice is That way! If only I...

When The Grass Is Just As Green

When The Grass Is Just As Green I’ve always wondered, what would have happened if my Life took on one of the gazillion different variations...

Sometimes, It’s Not About The View

Sometimes, It’s Not About The View I Love finding moments that Surprise me with simplicity. What’s Fantastic… is the collage of opportunities that make my...

Wherever You Go… Be There.

Wherever You Go… Be There. Yes Dad, I can hear you… Sorry, I’ve sort of got a lot of things going on right now. No,...

When A House Is Still A Home

When A House Is Still A Home I asked the driver of the horse jaunting ride we were on, to slow down. I needed this...

Up One Side And Down The Other

Up One Side And Down The Other What seems to be the problem… It’s not that difficult.  One foot, then another. Lean forward. Focus on the...

Storming The Castle Quietly

Storming The Castle Quietly Walls are there for a reason. I know, I have built quite a collection with some serious blood, sweat and tears....

Learning To Take Five

Learning To Take Five Five is a pretty good number, I think. It’s enough for a guilt free vacation. It’s a milestone for accomplishments, spurring on...

Finding The Surface

Finding The Surface I scratched the rock with another, knowing it would soon be washed away in the soft rain on the mountainside. I remember feeling...

Choosing To Freefall Or Fly

Choosing To Freefall Or Fly Oh, the debates on topic directions for this photograph… I see this photo’s warning sign as an opportunity. Every action I...

Can You Hear The Silence?

Can You Hear The Silence? I have a bad habit of allowing Life to be too noisy.   Every once in a while, I get to experience...

Live In Color

Live In Color Dive in. Make the moment larger. Play with your perspective. Discover the stories. Find a connection. I altered my photograph with intention (and some...

Leadership, A Divine Directive?

Leadership, A Divine Directive? When did you know? Can you pinpoint a specific moment in which you felt the need to take the Lead? Why...

Time Is An Event

Time Is An Event I’ve always thought of time as a generic word, not having weight or substance, just a marker. Yet, reflection brings a...
They Don’t Think Like I Do 1

They Don’t Think Like I Do

They Don’t Think Like I Do There seems to be…  an awareness. Awareness of not only my confusion when others act the way they do, but an...

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