The Haar of May

First: we went to see the Royal Ballet do a warmup.  I have been impressed by them in the past, but this…this was something else.  I’m going to start taking lessons.  They were absolutely incredible.  I’m starting ballet lessons next week (not a joke). We were walking through Edinburgh very early on a Sunday morning…

The Loom

This is how brilliant human beings are: we can figure out how to make thread, dye it different colors, then weave it together to make beautiful cloth on looms like this, and do it for thousands of years before machines are invented to do it for us.  I definitely take conveniences like phones, computers, and…

Dragons

And on those islands: Komodo Dragons. “I don’t complain about the lack of time…What little I have will go far enough. Today – this day – will achieve what no tomorrow will fail to speak about. I will lay siege to the gods and shake up the world.” Seneca