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mel peifer
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twin cities, family | brand | small business :: photographer | blogger | social media manager
twin cities, family | brand | small business :: photographer | blogger | social media manager

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I just wanted to pop in here tonight to share a few of the images I recently shot while working with the Minnesota Co. — based in Anoka, MN.  Between Instagram giveaways, a recently launched website, a new blog, and ongoing social media postings…they…
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Today feels so good. The workshop I’ve been prepping to teach for months is done. :) I presented this past weekend, to a group of teachers, my ideas to help connect the art of photography to kids–while also keeping a creative, sane, and fun classroom…
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i hate that i was the photographer friend. i hate the hundreds of photos i have of us, and our families, that i have to sift through to find one, random, photo that i need for work. i hate that you don’t have that problem–but, that fits right into your…
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ya know…of all the things i miss the most, so far, in life–it’s your friendship. i guess one might say that if that’s the most i miss–i’m lucky. and, i agree, so deeply, that i am.   it’s really tough on me though–since i talk to you in my dreams so…
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it takes another old soul, with an equally dark side, to connect me to my deeper creativity. i’ve tried to find that place alone, though it feels kind of like having an old, worn out, treasure map with the ‘X’ torn from it. it’s not like i’m missing…
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last night, while somewhere in between awake and asleep…i had the best idea, ever, of something to write about today. i told myself…’you’re being lazy. write it down.’ myself told me…’you’ll remember, don’t worry.’ and, we fell asleep. this morning, i am…
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this past weekend was so much better than any in the last six, or so. i think a lot of it was that i made good plans and i stuck to them. a birthday party. an art museum. a flower show. a movie night. some shopping. some thrifting. and being allowed to…
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in the middle of every quick, yet happy, conversation i feel my my excitement start to sober up into sheer anxiety. the nostalgia-coated lenses i watch you through start to fog, as the comfort of our past becomes flooded by the  internal distrust, and…
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three year old hands, enjoying a thirty four year old game. you know, back before you had to spam your friends with game invites in order to get more lives. when you died, you died. unless you cheated death for a bit. you know…up, up, down, down, left,…
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packing everything up, and keeping it inside, isn’t necessarily a bad thing. it just keeps it all in one place so it doesn’t get lost later. unless you lose your whole suitcase. then, you’re just screwed, i guess.     (this is my favorite suitcase, btw.…
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