Stone Circle

At the Earth Sanctuary on Whidbey Island there is a stone circle. It is a modern interpretation of the ancient structures that dot the northern European landscape, about which little of certainty is known. It’s safe to say they were communal structures that served to bind groups together as central gathering places for social rituals,Continue reading “Stone Circle”

Independence Day

What it takes to form a nation: Dedication to higher principles. Clarification of identity. Exploration of the unknown. Devotion to a cause. Consecration to learning. Sacrifice, sacrifice, sacrifice. And, what’s at stake: Freedom from tyranny. Independence of purpose, thought and action. Discovery of new frontiers. Becoming your own authority. What it takes to develop theContinue reading “Independence Day”