Tag Archive for philosophy

Serendipity of the Dragonfly

twelve spotted skimmer

I only noticed the dragonfly on the screen this morning because the internet connection was broken. My morning modus operandi is to make a pot of coffee (strong enough to walk to the cup by itself), then wander into the office to check my two e-mail accounts, my two Facebook accounts, and my site statistics…

The Buzz On The Saw

I would love to tell y’all that I took Industrial Arts when I was seventeen in order to challenge the misconceived gender roles in a patriarchal society. That, however, would be a bald-faced lie, and it sounds much smarter than anything I would have done. There was only one good reason that this girl took…

Where’s Waldo?

chameleon hiding in aloe vera

I call him “Waldo.” He blends in pretty well, don’t you think? Like a chameleon, this little guy can change colors. In fact, when we were kids we thought these lizards were chameleons, but they aren’t. This green anole has been enchanting me all summer as he hides in different plants on the porch. Mostly,…