Monthly Archives: October 2018

Tackled

Six seconds remain with your team ahead by five. The season is on the line as the championship game winds down. Your arch rival has the ball on their own 40 yard line with one play remaining. The quarterback takes … Continue reading

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Wake up

Picture the scene. It’s a small cave, pitch black. There is a battered dead body lying in the cool darkness. It’s Sunday, very early. The body was placed here on Friday evening. A figure enters the cave, although that’s impossible … Continue reading

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Frog-life

I was a frog. I say that based on the following illustration provided by Bruce Larson in Ask Me to Dance. “You ever feel like a frog? Frogs feel slow, low, ugly, puffy, drooped, pooped. I know. One told me. … Continue reading

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Lightning, then thunder

The speed of sound is 767 mph or about 0.2 miles per second. This enables us to estimate our distance from a lightning strike by counting the seconds until we hear the thunder. For every five seconds we count, we’re … Continue reading

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