Walking on the Moon: The Apollo Capsule in Grand Rapids — Michigan in Pictures

Now That Was Just Weird by Daniel E Johnson July 20th is 49th anniversary of our first steps on the moon. The Mix 95.7 Grand Rapids tells the story of the Apollo capsule in front of the Grand Rapids Public Museum: It turns out that the capsule is an actual Apollo Capsule, but it wasn’t […] … Continue reading Walking on the Moon: The Apollo Capsule in Grand Rapids — Michigan in Pictures

Guest Post: We see what we choose to see

The dandelion is considered a pest, a weed; being of no value or beauty. It is regarded as something to be dug up and thrown away. Yet the floral meaning of the dandelion is connected with happiness and a promise of faithfulness. It is associated with the Roman sun god, Apollo, who was the god … Continue reading Guest Post: We see what we choose to see

Yule/Winter Solstice

Yule is about renewal, re-birth, returning hope and life.   Yule or the Winter Solstice is  the shortest day of the year, and hence – the longest night. This year it takes place on December 21st. various other names for the Winter Solstice include Midwinter, Yuletide (the Teutonic version), Alban Arthan (Caledonii Tradition, or the … Continue reading Yule/Winter Solstice