I died! metaphorically speaking. okay not really. Sweat lodge ceremony is more accurate

Almost every year I go out to a friends ranch in Ramona for the winter solstice. They have a Kiva and a sweat lodge ceremony is held. They do this in the summer too, but I rarely make it to that one. These ceremonies provide an opportunity for people to meet in community and to … More I died! metaphorically speaking. okay not really. Sweat lodge ceremony is more accurate

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Our last morning the sun rises pink and orange on the tops of the redwoods we see through the skylight in our tiny cabin. Technically the “pool house” the cabin is nestled between 6 enormous closely growing redwoods and feels as though in the midst of a dense forest. The pool sits flat on a … More country