Happy Halloween

The wind howled through the trees like ghosts and banshees.  Owls hooted and cats hissed.  Dogs barked, growled, and howled like coyotes.  Vampires, ghouls, witches and zombies prowled the streets.  But it’s all just fun, right?  It’s all make believe, just trick-or-treat.  I really want to believe that it’s not real.  But the one bloody…

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PHil O’Gree and Jewelry

    Phil O’Gree loved jewelry.  All kinds of bling, especially gem stones.  Of course, he didn’t believe all the nonsense about gems and crystals having various powers to heal, to be programmed or to be anything except decoration.  He knew that computer memories were made of tiny crystals but that was different — they were man made. …

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The Adaptability of Life

    Life is a very adaptable thing.  Living things have been found in some areas where no one expected anything could live.  Bacteria and small animals living in hot springs.  Animals living in the coldest areas.  Flowers that survive in the harshest deserts.      Life is a powerful force, as irresistible as gravity.  Since the life force is…

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Planning for the Future

    About two million years ago, cave men (Homo Erectus) started making tools.  That indicates that they planned for the future since you don’t sit down and start making a spear while your being attacked by a Sabertooth.  That is one thing that separates us from animals.  They don’t plan for the future, we do.  Some…

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