The Kite Runner - Khaled Hosseini. Story of a boy Amir, from Afghanistan who needs to find his way in the world as he realizes that his own belief system is not that of his dominant culture. Set in Afghanistan and the United States.
“In space there are countless constellations, suns and planets; we see only the suns because they give light; the planets remain invisible, for they are small and dark. There are also numberless Earths circling around their Suns…” ~ Giordano Bruno
Kite original print with recognition of the sort of time it takes to travel around the world by bike. This has actually been done in 125 days and less! Made from organic cotton.
Around the world over 65 million people have been forced from their homes and are stuck in indefinite limbo. #ThePinProject created by @farandwidecollective aims to harness refugees talent to encourage long-term self-reliance through meaningful work. Theyve launched a Kickstarter campaign selling a beautiful kite inspired pin designed by @_jennybird from Toronto. 100% (yes 100%!) of the proceeds go directly back to creating better lives for refugees and their families. - We support the pin…
Whenever different cultures meet, ideas are exchanged. Did you know that skiing was started by the people of Norway? Did you know that the kite and fireworks were invented by the people of China? The idea of Trial by Jury and the idea of Democracy come to us from the Ancient Greeks. During the holidays is a great time to share with kids the many traditions which have been shared with different cultures. Learn the history behind some popular holiday traditions with this webquest.
Towering in isolation above the surrounding landscape, Mount Shasta is a mountain shrouded in mystery and the unexplained. With stories of underground cities, flying saucers, unexplained lights and encounters with unusual beings, it would be hard to envis
This week has been intense. It has also been filled with #Miracles & #Blessings. As I sit and write this morning there is a storm to the west with a rainbow in it the Swallow Tail Kites have come for a visit and the Crows are holding council in the trees around me. Dragonfly this one in particular has been present every morning this weekend. A dear friend and one of my many allies from the animal world dragonfly reminds me to see past the illusion and anchor the Light. Brightest Blessings…