just a man

I’ve been incredibly fortunate to be lots of things in my life. Unquestionably, one of those things I’m most proud of was the younger version of myself as a youthful, dedicated, full on, wrap my world around it Dad. In my children’s bright young eyes, they made me feel like I was their superhero. In […]

silent celebration

Posted by on Jan 19, 2013 in A Passing Glimpse, black and white, life, love | 4 Comments

Yesterday I made a two-hour drive to say my goodbyes to a longtime friend. Most of my drive was spent listening to the silence of my thoughts equally balanced with the soft hum of the road. An overflow of memories was my co-pilot. The emotional evening was a celebration of lives touched by a beautiful, […]

lyrics and bit parts

Layered just above the warm tones of the pedal steel, the lyrics rang out in my head “Nobody gonna take my love away from me”. What a perfect grouping of words to live by, especially on this eve of another Thanksgiving. Over  passing years, I’ve learned that I’m rarely in control of those things that […]

live by believing

My talent as a visual designer and artist has greatly improved because you greatly improved the art of design and vision. Thank you for dreaming out loud, Mr. Jobs. iThankyou. “Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They’re […]

a mile of an open heart and a six string

©2011 gary garbett.com So much of how I perceive life to be is incredibly sacred. When I witness such an honest outpouring of it, it extends to me the greatest hope. During my 6AM drive to the office a few weeks ago the expressiveness of a soul captured me. Along the monument of avenues was clearly […]

for the promise of an i love you

©2011 gary garbett.com A cross of silver and a heart on a knotted string.