I remember the day that I first read Robert Frost's Mending Wall. That was when I first realized that fences have at least two purposes: they can either keep critters inside a fenced area, or they might serve to keep critters outside a fenced area. Ozarks...

In mid-September, I launched an adult art class for some ladies in my new town of Harrison, Arkansas. At the beginning of their third month of classes, I already see that all of my students have flourished. This morning, one of my students posted her...

I believe that many years ago I read the words: “Trees are Rooted Men.” On the other hand, I may have simply imagined that quote. Regardless however, I often see the human form within the structure of a tree, and in many of my supposedly...

As many of you know, I have recently relocated to the Ozark Mountains from my former home on the East Coast, just a few miles from Atlantic City, NJ. Less than a month ago, my first adult art students in Harrison, Arkansas, began studying color....

Jacki Kellum is Announcing Her First Ever Down on the Farm Photography Contest "The simple hearth of the small farm is the true center of our universe." Masanobu Fukuoka Everyone Who Can Take Decent Photos Is Invited to Participate This Contest Is For ANYONE – Not Just for Pros! No Fees! I...

For the past 15 years, I have lived in the Northeast, within a few houses of the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, but in May of 2018, I moved to the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas, which is near my childhood home. I actually grew up...

As many of you know, I have recently moved from the Northern East Coast to my homeland in the South, and like any creature who has become dry, I cannot drink enough of the beauty of my forever home that lies around me once more. Highway...