Author Archives: corradiniphoto

Howl.

“What’s my pronoun, Andrea?” he said, for the third time that evening. “Shit,” I said, “I’m sorry, I’m so sorry.  I knew I would mess this up like a million times, It’s hard for me.  It’s new for me.” I … Continue reading

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Cancer hats.

One of my very good friends, Emma, saved an iceberg size chunk of my soul this week. She didn’t know it, of course.  She’s just a visionary CEO who had this insanely amazing idea for her brand Wildfang to tell a … Continue reading

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The Art of Unwinding.

Fourteen years ago, I brought my 17 year old sister to a man who strapped her wrists and ankles to a table whilst she lay face down. At the helm was a tall Chinese man practicing Qigong.  He had helped … Continue reading

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what if.

Three weeks ago I met Trevor, a 31 year old young man who has brain cancer. I met him because I saw him, looking super cool and young and outdoorsy, hooked up to an IV for an infusion at the Huntsman … Continue reading

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socks matter.

He took us up to his conference room, sat us down, and gave us a piece of advice. “Now i’m not going to tell you how to parent your child,” he said, and then proceeded to tell us about an … Continue reading

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shoot.

I have two disclaimers heading into this post. Disclaimer no. 1: This posting incorporates some of the worst photographs I have ever taken. Disclaimer no. 2: There is some extremely violent & graphic language in a few of these photos. … Continue reading

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In the wake of a duck.

Disclaimer: If you are a duck connoisseur or if you hate Portland, I’ll probably offend you with this post.  You could instead read my cat porn blog, that way we avoid this whole potential conflict all together. So this all started … Continue reading

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