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Turbulent Calm

Desire spreads itself out
a forest wildfire with no start, no definite end
Profanity gasps out of my prodigal mouth
splurging love bites on the stuttering terrain of your virgin neck… 128 more words


Breaking the vicious cycle of high inequality and slow job creation

Growth is picking up in South Africa, and this is good news after two years of declining incomes per capita. Observers are revising their forecasts, and optimists foresee economic growth to exceed 2% in next years. 529 more words

World Bank Group

WordPress - #Daily Prompt - Froth

Sometimes life feels like the flared froth of the longest wave

Like I’m living in chaos, spinning round and round to my grave

Caught up in the bubbled surface of simply too much turbulence… 129 more words

Photographs & Memories

What is Laminar Flow and Turbulent Flow?

Fluid mechanics is the field that studies the properties of fluids in various states.  There are two areas, fluid statics and fluid dynamics.  Fluid dynamics studies the forces in a fluid, either as a liquid or a gas, during motion.  446 more words

Air Knife

Turbulence, and life above the clouds

Sometimes in travel, as in life, there may come a few bumps in the road; and still other times it feels like you are flying above the clouds. 501 more words


Checked in..

Parts of the trip were quite eventful… like the worst turbulence I have experienced in 20 year over the north Atlantic and a 45 minute change of plane and concourse, no, airport practically, in Madrid. 79 more words