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We discovered this place through friends who strive to live the lifestyle and philosophy of Helen and Scott Nearing. It is in an isolated location far from anything vaguely resembling commercialism. It has a beautiful view of the ocean. And it exudes calm. The stone...More
The story of Scott and Helen Nearing is inspirational. Living long and productive lives and leaving Forest Farm as an enduring legacy, the farm is a working example of homesteading It is a extraordinary property with a stunning view of Penobscot Bay.
Now I can mark off visiting the Good Life Center from my "Bucket List"
Yea! Scott Nearing was a good friend of my grandmothers for decades and upon her death I became the recipient of letters she kept that he wrote her.. beginning in 1923...More
The good life center is the former home of Helen and Scott Nearing. It is impossible to describe the life an philosophies of the Nearings in this review. Look them up on Wikipedia. Suffice it to say that they advocated non violence and a sustainable...More