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Total Solar Eclipse In The Sawtooths – Fellowship Of The Diamond Ring… OR, Climate Geoengineering Death March

  Total Solar Eclipse 2017 – Sawtooth Mountains, Idaho, USA Adventure Beckons… The chance to witness 2017’s total solar eclipse, virtually in my own back yard, was an exciting surprise.  Totality could be viewed only 15 miles north of my Bellevue, Idaho, home and I expected to enjoy it with family and friends.  It soon […]

Total Solar Eclipse Photo Album… All Images, Unedited

The following are all the photos I took on my hike to witness the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse from Lake 9000, which rests in a cirque at 9,000 ft elevation, between Thompson Peak and Williams Peak, in Idaho’s Sawtooth Mountains.  The quality of the eclipse images is not very good… by the time it started, […]

The River Of No Return

The River Of No Return Part I In America there flows a river… called The River Of No Return A place where I had the great privilege of many life lessons to learn The incredible beauty of nature, and life’s harsh realities too The unending importance of balance… understood, it would seem, by too few […]

Now is the time…

Now is the time… What will it take to awaken the masses? When will they take off their rose colored glasses? There’s really no question, the data is there… We’re all being poisoned… on land, sea and air As we hurry and scurry about in such haste, Our beautiful planet is being laid waste It […]

Rediscovering John Denver

Rediscovering John Denver (a work in progress) Preface October 12, 2015 It’s looking like today is not going to be a very good day…  for one, it is the 18th anniversary of John Denver’s untimely death.  A tragic moment for humanity, whether we realize it or not.  I woke up this morning and decided to […]

The Common Good… or Why Math Matters

The Common Good… or Why Math Matters Which is more important: the “common” good, or the “greater” good?  The Common good reflects the good of (for) humanity.  The Greater good reflects the good of (for) ALL life.  While humanity still had the opportunity to move to a way of being that was congruent with the […]

The Two Faces of Tragedy

Tragedy is, obviously, a terrible thing… wreaking heartbreak and sorrow wherever it goes.  But it carries a hidden gift… something that lies in the hearts of nearly all mankind, but that may never be revealed without a tragedy.  Much like a brilliant diamond, this gift is a multifaceted thing, able to reveal views of ourselves […]