RAINBOW FAMILY GATHERINGS: Unofficial Community for Rainbow Family
Cuz: sorry dale but hippies also do not work so how do they live?
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Dale Hmmm... I think there's been some mischaracterization of what hippies are like:. I've met plenty of hippies who work, including doctors and lawyers.
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Dale: My latest hippie friend is a military wife who does property management. They are just like you and me but try to live more harmoniously.
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I'd been on the road for two years but had never heard of a Rainbow Gathering although I'd met the Love Family in Seattle, the Krishnas in Ft Lauderdale, and a few road dogs here and there. Me? I just traveled, trying to see everything, and my next destination was Quebec. I stopped at the Wedge Co-op in Minneapolis on my way there and found a Howdy Folks for the 1983 World Peace and Healing Gathering near Watersmeet, Michigan. It was only the first week of June, early, but I made my way…Continue
Added by Peaceful Valley Walker on December 23, 2011 at 8:18pm — No Comments
This happened during Thanksgiving Council for the 1985 Missouri gathering.
Daryl had a mule named for the black eye it gave him the first time they met, Shiner. One icy day we tried to teach Shiner how to pull a sled. We had all of the harness on her, everything except blinders. They were nowhere to be found. We had an old car hood for the sled. Daryl and I held her by the halter while three other people got on the sled. We kept our grip on the halter and let Shiner get started.…Continue
Added by Peaceful Valley Walker on May 5, 2011 at 7:30pm — No Comments
This is from the seed camp for the first Missouri Rainbow in 1985.
I was sitting on a hippy bus with about twenty freaks in the middle of the national forest in Missouri. It was pouring rain, an honest to god torrential downpour. It was raining so hard that another bus had pulled in that day. It was full of canoeists from the University of Missouri, unable to float because the rivers were unsafe. Two of the students were over partying on our bus.…Continue
It was David Crocket Williams Jr. who planned the 1984 Arizona Peace Pole Pilgrimage from Cochise Stronghold to Big Mountain. Wave was the other primary organizer. We all got together in March of 1984 at a regional Gathering in far Southeast Arizona. The plan was to carry the Peace Pole from Southern Arizona to Big Mountain to expand…Continue