S: FELICEM QUINQUAGESIMUM NATALEM DIEM OWEN
FC: Owen's Birthday Book
1: Happy Birthday, Owen! With Love from your Friends, Family, and Tribe
6: So, I met this dude a bunch of years ago ... and he turned out to be a fun-filled, action packed, groovy kynd of guy ... and a damn good friend | Like the time it only took him one lick to get to the center of a tootsie pop | and there were many moments like this one that speaks to the type of friend Owie has been and continues to be ... | Owieee, Thank you for being!!!! Peace & Love Hobbit & Jared
7: Hippo Birdie Two Ewes! Hippo Birdie Two Ewes! Hippo Birdie Two Ewwwweeeeeessssssssss! Hippo Birdie Two Ewes! and always keep in mind ... that if the world's an oyster in your soup you know you've got a hungry friend ....
8: I love dancing in the living room with you. | I love morning conversations over coffee with you. | Happy Birthday! It rocks that we get to share our lives with you. | What you share around the fire is empowering.
9: "You can feel this good all the time!" | Happy birthday to the man who reminds us all how good we can feel! Love, Mark, Dana, Sylvan & Hadyn
10: Happy Birthday, Owen!! For the record, let it be known that YOU are the Wild Thing with the highest leg kick of them ALL! Many Blessings Brighid
11: Happy B-Day Oeey Love Ya Man, You're like a brother from another mother Peace, Conrad
13: Owen, I met you at your 40th b-day party only knowing you by face and name. In minutes it became clear that you were a rare specimen. Everyone expressed such deep love, respect and appreciation for you, I thought who IS this awesome guy? Ten years later you are in the inner circle of my heart. You are such a beautiful man inside & out, and it is wonderful to have you in my life. Hearing you sing at the fire moves me to tears, and to joy. I cherish you deeply, and all the beautiful moments we have had together, & I look forward to many more!! Happy 50th. I hope all of your dreams come true. Much love, Rox Rebar
14: Red Sox Nation at Camden Yards 2009 and 2010
16: Your Heart is on fire! I say, your Heart is on Fire! I can see it Burning with love, I can feel its Warm Healing Strength. Your Heart is On Fire! A Bright Shining, Meaningful, Soulful Fire . A Beacon of the Source, calling to the rhythm of other Hearts. Knowing, Yearning, Learning Growing, Hearts. Hearts Beating with the same Passion, Singing the Same Song. Your Hearts Fire has spread and caught me Ablaze! ThankYou for You and your Fire! Love Nicholas & Kym
17: Dearest Owen, As I look back on the years I've known you, one fact leaps to mind......the large majority of my favorite moments in life have had YOU in them. At the fire, drumming, singing, dancing, and reveling in the joy of being alive. You have shown up at the tough times too.....when I needed a true friend. To me there is no greater testimony of profound friendship, and I am so grateful to know you. I look forward to many more favorite moments to come ... With love always, --Su
22: Dear Owen, Happy 50th birthday to a true original. Thank you for always bringing the very best of your mind AND your heart to every situation. There's a short list of good things we took away from our 4QF experience, and you are on top of it. May the next 50 years bring you all the fun, intellectual challenge, rhythm, poetry and song, and LOVE your heart desires. with love, Jimi and Morwen
23: One of my favorite memories of you Owen was at SFF when a young lady was, shall we say, losing her glue, and you just starting singing at the top of your lungs, "I love you" over and over. It was beautiful and it raised the vibe from not so nice to totally sweet! Happy Birthday Owen, thanks for spreading the love, Asherah
24: Happy Birthday to the man whose voice has miraculously shown up in the big steps I've taken the past few years. -Angel | 50 years got you to here. Where will the next 50 lead? Blessings on your inner and outer journeys. May the mystery open to greater mastery for you on all levels. Love, Sylvia
25: Hey, Owen May your day--and your year--rock! --Eve | Happy Birthday Owen, You came into my life as a bright ray of sunshine when I most needed it. I give thanks for hearing your voice and seeing the light that is you. Many happy birthday wishes Shannon
26: Thank you for choosing to be born in this time & sharing so much! I am so grateful to have learned so much from you in such a short amount of time. I hope you have all your hearts desires, & all your spirit requires! Much gratitude, Many blessings, Love Tanith
27: My friend, I am so grateful to have you as a part of my life! What a fun and strange trip it's been so far. Looking forward to seeing what other shenanigans we come up with! May all your hopes and dreams come true. Love, Joss
29: Rally to Restore Sanity/ March to Keep Fear Alive | Washington, D.C. October 30, 2010
34: Owie! Happy Birthday Princess! I am so Happy you were Born. I love you! You are one of the smartest and most generous men I happen to know, and I am grateful to call you a dear friend and fire circle/drumming brother. May this year bring you all that you wish for, and so much more!!! Looking forward to many more years of playing, singing, dancing, and spending time with you around the fire, or just hanging out. Happy 50th! Love you! Jeanette
36: Owen, May your life explode with laughter, joy and more happiness than you ever imagined possible...! | and may you be blessed with every good thing, now and always. Happy Birthday Sabrina
37: What can the future bring me more than I have? Do you suppose I wish to enjoy life in another sphere? I say distinctly I comprehend no better sphere than this earth, I comprehend no better life than the life in my body. Walt Whitman Here's to you Owen. May your love for life, and your joyous expression of all the mess of it, last for years and years to come! Welcome to the over 50 crowd! love Deirdre
38: Blessings on the 50th Celebration of Your Birth, Owen! Looking forward to sharing another 50 years around the fire with you. Rik & Anna-Sara Fire | Owen!!!! Happy Birthday! Thank you for all that you do for those that are really close to you, to those who you meet for the first time. You are an incredibly smart, generous, and magickal. Thank you for teaching me wonderful things in just the short time we have gotten to know each other. I wish you luck, health, love, and fortune as deep as the ocean, as high as the sky! Blessed Be, Steve Vernik
39: Owen, Sing on you glorious madman for light and beauty and truth! You open the path for others. Thank you for shining so brightly, and letting us burn with you. Happy 50th!!!!! love, Emily Care
40: Owen, The Universe rejoiced the day you were born as I did the day I met you! Thanks for so much that you bring to my life...including an Espresso Vodka partner, frunkin texting, good rubbings and a new way of looking at healing the body! | Blessings ~Christine
41: Dear Owen, I know that it's a hard job being cute: keeping up with compliments, humbly accepting the admiration of strangers, living up to people expectations first thing in the morning and such. But Brother, someone has to do it, and it is your lot, as it is mine. I hope i will be as cute as you when i hit 50--in two years. Happy birthday, beautiful one!! Love and blessings, Eva
42: Happy Birthday to one of the coolest cats I know. | Hope that the music, joy and laughter brightens your next 50 years, since you share it so readily. ~Todd | Thanks for sharing the rhythm of your heart!
44: May your journeys in life make you soar high, like the music you bring has our hearts soaring. Lots of Love and Blessings, Doug and Betzy
45: Happy Birthday, Princess!!! | remember... you're not just getting older, you are getting FUNKIER! You are muchly loved. xoxox Luna
46: Happy 50th! I am so grateful to be part of your family of Fire! love, Sue West
48: Here's to many, many more | Thanks, Owen, for everything you've done and continue to do. Happy Birthday ~Mica B.
50: A signal from the deepest regions of space... | A distress call? A telemarketer? No, a warning...
51: owen and his flame-thrower to the rescue!
52: but it's too late... | owen, owen! there's an alien on your face!
53: ...Later that day
54: -love c. | happy birthday owee
56: ~Here is home. Here is where I first heard your voice and thought, "Who is that and when can I thank him???"~ | Owen, Remember this tattoo? We didn't know each other well then but I felt so honored that you were there to witness my difficult transformation; holding me with your voice and lifting me up with love. Thank you. Thank you for being there and for stirring up the spiritgasmic juices at the fire each year. I feel truly blessed to consider you family. L-O-V-E YOU! ~ Chelsea
65: Lives woven together year by year we are always connected