Greetings everyone, It is fire season in the Southwest; time to use care with flames of all kinds. The recent loss of nineteen Granite Mountain hotshots has been deeply felt here in Arizona. Everyone I know seems to know someone who was connected to this event. It gives us cause to reflect on the miracle of … Read moreReflections and News
Happy Spring Equinox from Further Shore! Pine Canyon is hosting a fund raiser for TLC Client, VTara Ruscher on April 2 from 5-8 p.m. VTara is facing tremendous and ongoing medical bills due to a cancer recurrence. Tickets $30 includes dinner, live and silent auction and music by Meghan Callaghan. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations. Wayne’s … Read moreHappy Spring Equinox from Further Shore!
Wayne’s House is finally thawed out and we are planning some wonderful sessions this summer. Aleia will be offering Bridging the Gap three times this Summer. This is a prehospice training for anyone supporting a loved one in illness or at end of life. She will also offer The Bucket List and Marathon Llumination Quest … Read moreFurther Shore News Briefs
First, spirits were high on Saturday night at That’s Life – A Bone Dance 2009! You may have been there: setting up, tearing down, greeting guests, taking photos, selling raffle tickets, watching a silent auction table, helping to check in or out, singing BEAUTIFULLY (Clarence, Jimmy and SPOKES, Jennifer, Meghan), placing memories on the altar, … Read more3 Joyful News Briefs
Wayne’s House is almost ready to be used again – the carpet just went in yesterday. Here are some pictures taken during the process. I’ll get some finished photos up soon, after we have time to put the house back together: 4/23The kitchen area, with the laundry room removed, the floor rebuilt, and framing in. … Read moreThe Reconstruction at Wayne’s House
Let’s Go Shopping! New Frontiers Natural Foods has graciously offered to help Further Shore/Wayne’s House to help cleanup the recent Flood! We have been chosen as recipients of 5% Wednesday in the month of April! That means that 5% of all sales on Wednesday, April 16th will be donated to Further Shore and Wayne’s House! … Read moreFlood Help!
I am so sorry…It must have been a powerful leak to cause such damage. I know the bigger issue for you to to see Wayne’s house with such damage. Remember this, It is spring…spring is a time of rebirth…all things are new again. Maybe it is time for Wayne’s House to become truly a home … Read moreA Letter from Carolyn in Response to the Flood at Wayne’s House
This must have been so difficult to come home to. When I lived in Africa, there was a flood in my home. Most of the measly few possessions I had were destroyed. Basically, it was just me left. I know you’ve contemplated the many meanings of this event, so maybe you’ve thought about this, too: … Read moreA Letter from Christie in Response to the Flood at Wayne’s House
I am sad to report that while Robert and I were on vacation, there was a small leak at Wayne’s House that turned into a big leak. A compression valve failed (maybe due to it freezing and thawing, maybe just due to its age). The water poured into the house for days. We discovered this … Read moreFlood at Wayne’s House