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Talladh-a-Bheithe Power Station - your chance to object

There are proposals to build a wind farm on designated wild land between Loch Rannoch and Loch Ericht (see photo above). I wrote a letter objecting to the development a few weeks ago. 60 more words


General Miscellany

On Monday night I had a fairly intense dream. I was in a plane flying somewhere and we had to go through some clouds. In the middle of the clouds was a huge dark patch. 492 more words


a prairie sunrise

Here are a few more sunrise pictures from two weeks ago…


Play it safe

Safety is our number one priority. We tell each other to be careful. We settle for comfortable jobs that pay well and are secure. We settle for a significant other who ensures a stable life. 345 more words


The Secret Word Is Banana

I flunked the short-term memory test today at the doctor’s office. “Here are three words: banana, sunrise, chair,” said the nurse. “What are the three words?” “Banana, sunrise, chair,” I repeated proudly. 404 more words


This 41-Shot Exchange Might Be the Greatest Ping Pong Moment in the Sport's History

For good reason, this is being hailed as one of the greatest ping pong rallies of all-time. Segun Toriola (Nigeria) makes several unbelievable, acrobatic defensive saves before Ning Gao (Singapore) makes an unforced error to cap the 41-shot exchange. 67 more words