When I was little I believed Christmas time was magic time. The angels would save the Little Match Girl and she wouldn’t really die in the street as the unaffected people walked by her. And the little boys, like Tiny Tim, would receive help from an unexpected source. The stories were written with kindness and… Continue reading Is Christmas Magic?
In the year 3470 we will still be human. We will still eat, sleep, have wishes and dreams, have children, have normal body functions, pleasures and desires. We will still grow our food. We will still have friends, listen to music and enjoy entertainments. Imagine in the year 700, a person might have thought, “In… Continue reading Will Humans be Different in 1400 Years?
A dry river bed is strewn with skeletons of sacred cottonwoods bleached by the desert sun. It leads to a dry lake. Tufa formations tower 50 and 60 feet above the dry lake, reminiscent of huge brain corals crusted with orange, yellow and black lichens. In the top of one of the tallest tufas, owls nest… Continue reading The Lost Lake by Jeanice Deering