Snow Church

A number of churches were closed this weekend due to heavy snow and ice.  For those of us in the secular community, it was just another wonderful day in Nature’s open-air Sanctuary! Advertisements

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Tom Paine’s Church

An essay on Thomas Paine’s The Age of Reason with reflection on his revolutionary statement: “My own mind is my own church.” Thomas Paine’s Church Your comments and responses are welcome. 

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Tree Tunnels

Our “gratefulness day” was the day before T-Day.  Walking the tunnels of trees off the Blue Ridge Parkway.  Never saw anyone else on the trails through the secular sanctuary, where every day is gratefulness.

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What is This?

I call it a “Dino-bug” since it has the look of a stegosaurus or something.  And yes, I’m too lazy to look it up right now, so thought I’d see who might know. Didn’t seem to want to fly, or attack.  Like a stick bug. So, what is it? Then again, I recall naturalist John […]

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