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The Other Realisation

In order to describe what the “other realisation” is like, I’ve been imagining my life as being represented by a house, with a couple of new visitors, who’ve never crossed the threshold before. 2,377 more words


New Horizons to continue mission of discovery with Kuiper Belt encounter – Spaceflight Now

Artist’s impression of NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft encountering a Kuiper Belt object. Credit: NASA/JHUAPL/SWRI/Alex Parker Scientists planning the the next phase of NASA’s…


Stunning fossil discovery: Giant otter was size of wolf

Millions of years ago, a wolf-sized otter swam around ancient swampy China, scientists have discovered. The huge otter would have weighed about 110 pounds, and lived about 6.24…


Let The Mountains Move

The following is a letter to my mother (and anyone else who wants to know obviously).

Dear Mom,

I should have called. I should have called before. 652 more words


Getting to Know Yourself

Getting to know the person I am is the hardest thing I have ever done.  One wouldn’t think it would be but let me tell you, it was painful.  883 more words



Telegraph arrives when I’ll be up in the severe early morning. This mind finds
no hooks for sleigh bells of discontent,
humming hard like a fluorescent light ballast. 90 more words


Jaisalmer. Part 2

First, the history lesson: Jaisalmer is a city in the Indian state of Rajasthan, located about 500 kms. west of the state capital, Jaipur. It is also known as ‘The Golden city’ because the yellow sand and the yellow sandstone used in the architecture of the city giving it an amber tinge.  371 more words