Travels in 2010
While visiting in Florida I went to the amazing Kennedy Space Center. Some pictures to capture the day:
OCTOBER began with a meditation retreat at the Buddhist Shambhala Mountain Center north of Denver, Colorado.
I am learning Shambhala Buddhist meditation. After reading Pema Chodron’s When Everything Falls Apart I got a “pillow” and followed instructions. I was clumsy but I liked it, and was further encouraged by Sakyong Mipham’s book Turning the Mind into an Ally. So I registered for this beginners’ retreat. The setting was beautiful, the weather bright and brisk, and the retreat was more than I hoped for.
Share the feel of the center in these pictures:
Daughter Catherine and I visited Taliesin in Spring Green, Wisconsin, Frank Lloyd Wright’s home and studio. I was amazed at the quality of Catherine’s cell phone photos, shown in this slideshow: