The Quest of Life Radio Show
WRPI Troy 2003-2013
The Quest of Life is a “portable oral chapel” -Gregory Maguire
“The Quest of Life”a radio show created in 2003 by Harry Faddis and broadcasted from WRPI in Troy, NY. The show was devoted to promoting the themes of gay spirituality, inspiration, and LIFE. He enjoyed collaborating with Steve Sims in doing the show and greatly appreciates the help of Rob Klengler in making the show available for PodCasting.
Harry Faddis, D.D., CPCC is a Life Coach and he works with gay men. His mission as a coach is to empower gay men in the world and to grow the number of gay coaches. He lives at The Easton Mountain Retreat Center and is devoted to the development of Gay Community. When he’s not working, he paints and practices Tae Kwon Do.
Out In The Woods
Queer Music Festival
Out In The Woods was a Queer Music Festival held at Easton Mountain Retreat in Upstate New York. It was created by Steve Sims and Mackenzie Parish. Freddy Freeman came on for the second year.
ON AUGUST 13TH & 14TH, 2011, EASTON MOUNTAIN HELD ITS FIRST EVER LGBT OUTDOOR MUSIC FESTIVAL – OUT IN THE WOODS.
BY ROBERT URBAN
A veritable “queer Woodstock”, Out in the Woods drew award-winning gay & lesbian musical acts from all over the U.S. and Canada. Among them were singer/songwriters
Scott Free (Chicago); Norine Braun (Vancouver Canada);
Susan Souza (Westport MA); Lucas Mire (Atlanta GA); Tom Goss (D.C.); track artist
Jeremy Gloff (Florida); popular party band – the all women
Sister Funk (Connecticut); and yours truly Robert Urban (New York City, NY).
Additional fest performers included Terry Christopher, Arjuna Greist , Jeremy James, Roger Kuhn, Stewart Lewis, Dan Manjovi, Morry Campbell and John Small.