Family Portrait

Here’s a snapshot of me and my family, taken by my brother-in-law Jerry last month.

Carl, Fran and Rhiannon, December 2007
Carl, Fran and Rhiannon; December 2007.

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  1. I’m really amazed how much I like seeing this picture! Having a face to pair with the words does make me feel, somehow, more as if I know you, and it’s a satisfying feeling. And hopefully not entirely an illusion–I really appreciate how much of yourself you seem to me to bring to your writing.


  2. Well, thanks! :-)

    Other pictures of me may be found here and here. Both of these photos were taken in 2004; the beard was shorter (I hadn’t yet begun to hang out with monks) but pretty much everything else is the same.

  3. I love it when they squeeze a coyote into a picture of two angels. My caption: Life Is Beautiful.

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