Posts Tagged: earth

The perception of order in the universe

There seems to be a kind of order in the universe, in the movement of the stars and the turning of the earth and the changing of the seasons, and even in the cycle of human life. But human life

The perception of order in the universe

There seems to be a kind of order in the universe, in the movement of the stars and the turning of the earth and the changing of the seasons, and even in the cycle of human life. But human life

An artist’s canvas

“Spring shows what God can do with a drab and dirty world.” -Virgil Kraft

An artist’s canvas

“Spring shows what God can do with a drab and dirty world.” -Virgil Kraft

Even though were different, we’re the same

“After all, there is but one race: humanity” -George Moore

Even though were different, we’re the same

“After all, there is but one race: humanity” -George Moore

The woes of a weeping world

“Laugh and the world laughs with you; Weep, and you weep alone; For the sad old earth must borrow its mirth, But has trouble enough of its own” -Ella Wheeler Wilcox

The woes of a weeping world

“Laugh and the world laughs with you; Weep, and you weep alone; For the sad old earth must borrow its mirth, But has trouble enough of its own” -Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Our delicate reality

“You think that a wall as solid as the earth separates civilization from barbarism. I tell you the division is a thread, a sheet of glass. A touch here, a push there, and you bring back the reign of Saturn.”

Our delicate reality

“You think that a wall as solid as the earth separates civilization from barbarism. I tell you the division is a thread, a sheet of glass. A touch here, a push there, and you bring back the reign of Saturn.”

Animal slaves

Who doesn’t love a trip to the zoo?  Zoos are centers of knowledge and understanding about exotic animals from all around the world.  From monkeys, anteaters, sloths, duck billed platypuses, to large game cats, and elephants.   There are an inexhaustible

Animal slaves

Who doesn’t love a trip to the zoo?  Zoos are centers of knowledge and understanding about exotic animals from all around the world.  From monkeys, anteaters, sloths, duck billed platypuses, to large game cats, and elephants.   There are an inexhaustible

All hail the king

Since when did it become the American way to only cheer for the underdog? Why can’t we cheer for the guy who is dominant at what he does?  Is he not worthy of our adoration?  Why is it that the

All hail the king

Since when did it become the American way to only cheer for the underdog? Why can’t we cheer for the guy who is dominant at what he does?  Is he not worthy of our adoration?  Why is it that the

Happy Earth Day

“When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.” -John Muir “For 200 years we’ve been conquering nature. Now we’re beating it to death.” — Tom McMillan

Happy Earth Day

“When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.” -John Muir “For 200 years we’ve been conquering nature. Now we’re beating it to death.” — Tom McMillan

Let my love open the door

On the eve of the new year with the impending threat of death, doom, and destruction looming over 2012, it is important to remember the real reason we are all here on this blue marble of a planet. And that

Let my love open the door

On the eve of the new year with the impending threat of death, doom, and destruction looming over 2012, it is important to remember the real reason we are all here on this blue marble of a planet. And that

Green with envy

I woke up early this morning to go for a run when I noticed a chicken crossing the road. Don’t worry, this is not an elaborate set up on the old “chicken crossing the road” joke. No, I really saw

Green with envy

I woke up early this morning to go for a run when I noticed a chicken crossing the road. Don’t worry, this is not an elaborate set up on the old “chicken crossing the road” joke. No, I really saw