may 3, 2019

“Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one.” ~ Hans Selye     Weeks ago at Shakertown, the rentals and I took a brief hay ride. With Kelly and Cassie engaged in conversation, Pam and I had our own talk. She and I had a few of these talks that weekend. They are treasured moments for sure.

may 2, 2019

“At the end of the day, I’d rather be excluded for who I include than included for who I exclude.” ~ Rev. Eston Williams  

may 1, 2019

“Worry pretends to be necessary but serves no useful purpose.” ~ Eckhart Tolle     Shakertown is fabulous all the time, but it’s especially moving at sunset/sunrise and at night. The Rental Sisters and I were out and about at sundown after a fabulous dinner when I passed the Center Family Dwelling, nearly 22,000 square feet. I look forward to doing it again. Maybe I’ll remember to take my tripod

may 23, 2015

“From the withered tree, a flower blooms.” ~ Zen Proverb     I was supposed to be in Oklahoma celebrating Angie Bliss Fanning’s birthday, but the weather and our better judgements changed my plans. To soothe my wounds, Stacy Yelton and I went to Shakertown for the day. It was the first opportunity I’ve had this year to continue my sacred space explorations. I’ve been eager to get back to it,