All posts by Kevin R. Tengesdal

A Norwegian-American, A Rural Country Boy, A Navy Veteran, A Bible College Graduate, A Print Production Graphic Designer, A Gay Christian Advocate, A Thespian, a Thinker of Thoughts, a Wanderer on This Planet.

Yes, Impostor Syndrome Is Real.

This article sums up a lot of my existence. Not having a degree in graphic design, despite twenty years professional experience, am I good enough? Close to 200 applications sent across the country within the past year, I must not be good enough? So I have over 30 years of stage experience, with no professional training, why should I be on stage? What difference am I making in the world with my faith? I never do enough for a board, so why should I even be on it. Do I really have enough good qualities, or why I am single? 
 

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Yes, Impostor Syndrome Is Real. Here’s How to Deal With It

By ABIGAIL ABRAMS June 20, 2018

Have you ever felt like you don’t belong? Like your friends or colleagues are going to discover you’re a fraud, and you don’t actually deserve your job and accomplishments?

If so, you’re in good company. Continue reading Yes, Impostor Syndrome Is Real.

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War on Christmas? Sign This Minister Up.

If anything, I’d make the argument that the dominant face of Christianity, as it is seen on television and promoted through news programming, is itself far from what Christianity is supposed to be about. It is a sort-of white-washed, sanitized version of Christianity that every year presents an increasingly cleaned up version of the Christmas story to the viewing public.

via War on Christmas? Sign This Minister Up.

Sandlin, Mark. “War on Christmas? Sign This Minister Up.”
Rev. Mark Sandlin, 1 Dec. 2011,
revmarksandlin.com/2011/12/01/war-on-christmas-sign-this-minister-up/
Progressive perspectives on Christianity, Politics, and Entertainment

Five Transitions of Grief


https://youtu.be/LdMjeHGdQZc

Published on Nov 18, 2018

Wet Plate Photography
Nostalgic Glass Wet Plate Studio
Shane Balkowitsch
sharoncol.balkowitsch.com/wetplate.htm
Carl Zeiss Tessar 300mm lens, f4.5, 11 seconds of exposure, 8×10″ black glass ambrotypes, natural light through Northern facing windows and skylight.

Models
Caylin Cathey
Kevin R. Tengesdal

Behind-the-Scenes Assistant
Ola Klimczak

Graphic Layout & Design
Blue Pine Design
Kevin R. Tengesdal
http://www.BluePineDesign.art

Text from
Kubler Ross, Elisabeth, and David Kessler.
“Five Stages of Grief by Elisabeth Kubler Ross & David Kessler.”
Grief.com, grief.com/the-five-stages-of-grief/.
© Grief.com All Rights Reserved. Licensed Professional Counselors.

Music
Frozen River by Alexander Nakarada | http://www.serpentsoundstudios.com
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Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
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