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What Will It Take To Stop The Climate Engineering Madness?

What Will It Take To Stop The Climate Engineering Madness? As we stand poised upon the precipice of our own self-destruction, I am consistently astounded by the unwillingness of people to wake up and smell the aerosols.  Granted, I was also unaware of our situation until only a few years ago but, once I finally […]

The Little Red Hen… or, How Owen Wilson Saved Me From Being A Hypocrite

I love chickens… when they are allowed to range freely and do their chicken thing eating bugs, scratching for treats, hiding nests in the deep grass, double clutching (eggs, not hot-rods), scurrying about establishing their pecking order, strolling around with a clutch of baby chicks in tow, flogging offending dogs… they are a joy to […]

Rediscovering John Denver

Rediscovering John Denver (a work in progress) Preface October 12, 2015 It’s looking like today is not going to be a very good day…  for one, it is the 18th anniversary of John Denver’s untimely death.  A tragic moment for humanity, whether we realize it or not.  I woke up this morning and decided to […]

The Common Good… or Why Math Matters

The Common Good… or Why Math Matters Which is more important: the “common” good, or the “greater” good?  The Common good reflects the good of (for) humanity.  The Greater good reflects the good of (for) ALL life.  While humanity still had the opportunity to move to a way of being that was congruent with the […]

The Two Faces of Tragedy

Tragedy is, obviously, a terrible thing… wreaking heartbreak and sorrow wherever it goes.  But it carries a hidden gift… something that lies in the hearts of nearly all mankind, but that may never be revealed without a tragedy.  Much like a brilliant diamond, this gift is a multifaceted thing, able to reveal views of ourselves […]

A Few Glimpses of Equine Idaho…

Idaho is a wild and rugged state with much open space and a multitude of equine activities… ranching, back country packing and pleasure riding, just to mention a few.  We’re a state of horse lovers and take such pride in our history with the Appaloosa that it became our state horse in 1975.  I have […]

Friends

My animals are very aware of the camera and they truly like to get in the picture.  I just let them do whatever they want…  Last summer I was taking shots of flowers in the shade of our lilacs when Rose decided she wanted to be my subject.  She had me all to herself at […]