bare sometimes bloody-footed; editor in chief of Skinny Dipper Magazine;
self-conscious of self-promotion but better than having a boss;
embracing youth and adventure and love,
grappling with the reality that each can foster as much sadness as happiness, which is utterly confusing
and even more beautiful
HAPPIER & SADDER
a portfolio and blog by John Schengber
I am an aspiring photographer, poet, and filmmaker who spent twenty minutes wrestling with the inclusion of 'aspiring.' On one hand, I feel new to this - having just left a great, stable corporation to devote my full time to the arts and creative industries.
On the other hand, having just turned 25, I realize that I have been unintentionally producing art as a way to capture and reflect on the daily life that I find beautiful. Now I want to dive into this world of uncertainty, develop my crafts, and see if I can swim.
This website presents my portfolio of work thus far and allows you to share in my ongoing development. Thanks for following along.
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Picture, Poem, Post
I send out a weekly email with a poem, a picture, and a link to my most recent post.
© 2018 by John Schengber in association with Skinny Dipper Magazine, Happier & Sadder, Tuesday, and LoseSomeLoseSome.