Hazy meadows and labyrinth dreams

Several years ago, while driving on an infinite highway in the Central Valley of California, I looked to my right at the mesmerizing flickering of sunlight between the endless and perfect rows of almond trees. Suddenly I saw a breech in the pattern and a still and serene beam of light reached out from the orchard and met my gaze. Instantly I understood. I saw in my mind's eye what I needed to create. A labyrinth. One that had the power to heal and inspire, one that could serve as a meeting place of mind and spirit...

You must know, I am not a person "prone" to visions or celestial transmissions. I am a farmer and a doctor and generally, my feet are firmly planted on this earth and I take pride in being a practical, reasonable, nerdy-type person. So, when I came hom