Category Archives: Memoir Essay

Personal Essay: The Art of Taking Still Life Photographs

Thursday, January-09-14 Dave Hood Still life is one of the popular genres of photography, and involves taking pictures of “inanimate objects,” including vegetables, toys, knick knacks, vintage things, like a pin-up calendar from the 50s. The photographer can take images … Continue reading

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Memoir Essay: On Savoring the Moment

By Dave Hood “Read as you taste fruit or savor wine, or enjoy friendship, love or life.”—George Herbert Several years ago, I went through one hell of a time. During that time, I learned a great deal about how to … Continue reading

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Memoir Essay: The Ski Trip

By Dave Hood It’s a sunny, chilly, early March morning in 1975. Winter is drawing to a close. Snow still cloaks the city. I am 16 years old teenager who has signed up for school trip. It’s an adventure of … Continue reading

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