A few days ago while walking my dog, I came upon a pair of old suitcases abandoned in a neighboring alley. It was a mysterious sighting, hard case luggage, forlorn and scarred from years of service, sitting there, as if posing for my camera and me.
Susan Schoch Gates, a photographer and small business owner, lives in Colorado Springs with her husband, Peter. Susan and Peter have two daughters. Susan is always up for a hike, hanging with friends, or enjoying a good meal (with wine, of course!). She credits her love of photography for keeping her eyes open to new experiences.