It’s the distance that fools you….

It didn't look that far away, really, so we began walking... We walked and walked and walked some more. The wind pushed us southward. We looked back, and the car we'd left parked on the beach looked like a spec of dirt, and still our destination seemed a long way off. So, we walked and walked...by … Continue reading It’s the distance that fools you….

Should humans be more like black bears or snail kites?

"A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook … Continue reading Should humans be more like black bears or snail kites?