Abiquiu, New Mexico
26 October 2009
Category Archives: Ghost Ranch People
has served several years
as the chaplain at Ghost Ranch.
This is the only time I resorted to using a person’s name.
Except for Lady.
And she was a horse,
although she and many others would have disputed that.
2 August 2009
I certainly wouldn’t call them words,
but there they are – on page 1210 of my
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary and Thesaurus.
XL and XS.
It does refer to them as abbr
which I assume is the abbreviation
The picture really doesn’t get there,
but the idea is that
people of all sizes -
XL and XS
and between and beyond -
enjoy Ghost Ranch.
I said that some stretching might take place.
9 August 2009
Here’s the deal on the Service Corps at Ghost Ranch:
you pay half-price for room and meals;
you kick in $75;
you work 20 hours or more a week;
and you get a T-shirt.
Plus you get a week at the ranch!
Tricia and I took part last year.
Made a supply run to Santa Fe.
Met some great folks.
I took some pictures, too.
This was the first time we had done this.
It probably will not be the last.
On the one hand,
participation in the Service Corps involved paying
to do work that I go out of my way
to avoid doing at any of the places I call home.
On the other hand,
participation in the Service Corps provided an opportunity
to meet and work with amazing people and
to make a difference at a place that means a great deal to m
The other hand wins.
16 July 2011