I keep telling myself I'm going to draw and paint more than I do, but being a teacher and father of five seems to absorb most of my time. It's not my intent to complain, only to state a fact. Truth is, I find a lot of satisfaction in teaching and I absolutely love being a dad. But it means I have to find other ways to let my creativity out. Lately, I've been trying to improve my photography. I've always enjoyed taking pictures, but haven't really pushed myself to be a better photographer. That recently has changed. I've started taking my camera with me more often and taking a lot more photographs. Here are a few.