Monday, May 12, 2014


The Washington Monument Is Finally Reopening   Huffington Post - May 12, 2014
More than 150 cracks have been repaired, rainwater leaks have been sealed, and the 130-year-old Washington Monument will reopen Monday for the first time in nearly three years since an earthquake caused widespread damage.

The 9/11 Memorial Museum opens May 21, 2014.   Museum Website - May 12, 2014
Admission is free, but visitor passes are required. An advance reservation ensures that you can visit at your preferred date and time.

Governors Island To Reopen, Statue Of Liberty To Begin Summer Hours, On Memorial Day Weekend   CBS - May 12, 2014
Governors Island will reopen, and summer operating hours will begin at the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, on Memorial Day Weekend.


A monument is a structure explicitly created to commemorate a person or important event, or which has become important to a social group as a part of their remembrance of historic times or cultural heritage, or as an example of historic architecture. The term 'monument' is often applied to buildings or structures that are considered examples of important architectural and/or cultural heritage. Read more ...


The energies and matrix of a monument, as we stand next to it, or within it, often transcend time and consciousness. It's structural design, harmonics of another timeline, can momentarily send us on a sacred journey. Many famous monuments are built on sacred sites or power grid points to that end, no matter who created them - ancient aliens, ancient megalithic builders, or those guided by the hologram to create a sacred pattern on Earth's landscape usually linking to something above ...

Mother's Day 2014 - The Perfect Present

My new plant ...

For years I have searched for the perfect "lipstick plant" (Aeschynanthus) ... and there it was on Mother's Day ... the only one in the plant nursery ... in the far left corner as if once again Z put it away for me. The second photo shows what it will look like after it flowers, though strangely no one can ever tell you when it will flower. It just has a mind of its own. I guess it came to the right house.

My Last Lipstick Plant - Ellie's Flowers and Plants 2003