The Last Day of the QUIP Conference

The last day of QUIP was a fun time to hang out and say goodbye to our friends. I hope you all enjoyed our time together. I look forward to talking with you about promotions for Spirit Rising!… Read More

Saturday at QUIP Conference

Saturday morning we had our worship service led by Harriet who passed around white paper in the shape of doves. On our paper, she instructed us to write our dreams and hopes for the book then release them… Read More

Spirit Rising: Book Release

Yesterday was a very full day. After breakfast, I led a workshop on Writing as Prayer. Personally, I love workshops that are more interactive and so I lead my own in that manner, a style the attendees appreciated…. Read More

Thursday at QUIP

Between the blogging panel, the Writing as Prayer workshop, and all the events for the book, I haven’t had much time to post on here. However, things have slowed down now and while I listen to this workshop,… Read More

Yesterday’s Pictures

Here are yesterday’s pictures: Emily and her house where I blogged from. Mary, Emily, and I drove to Richmond together. Our evening session last night with Tom, the Quaker archivist at Earlham. Several of the young adults going… Read More

Let Liberty Ring

Good morning everyone! Last night I had the choice between blogging or going out for a late night snack with friends whom I haven’t seen in a year. Frankly speaking, it wasn’t a tough choice. But the internet… Read More

Hiking with a Twist

This morning started out with a ride in the subway ending on 2nd street where I got out and walked to South Street. It was a hike with a twist. Along the way I got to see Society… Read More

We the People

Wow!!! What a day! I kept hearing those words, “We the People”. They have made me think a lot about what they mean. Being in the place in which our country was created certainly brings them home in… Read More

From the Franklin Institute to Pendle Hill

This morning Emily dropped me off at the Franklin Institute which I explored while she went to church. It’s this fantastic museum for kids and pretty fun for adults as well. I got to walk through the heart,… Read More

Found a Rave!

It always amazes me how far we can travel in such short a time. For example, today I traversed the entire North American continent in about 5 1/2 hours. Compared to the 33 hour flight coming home from… Read More