My dearest Ezra,
You turn one tomorrow.
Last year, I spent the hours leading up to your birth anxious to finally see your beautiful face and more scared than I ever had been at the thought of becoming a mother. 413 more words
Earlier tonight I was out on a coffee date with an interesting girl; she was from Mexico, came from a good middle class family, and is currently holding a work visa yet still keeps her Mexican citizenship while working in the oil and gas industry. 427 more words
Alexander von Humbold’s drawing of a volcano showing the different ecological zones at different altitudes. As he compared the changes with what he had observed on European mountains (he had a photographic memory) he realized this was a universal trait and thus “invented nature,” as the title of Andrea Wulf’s… 74 more words