Lions and Tigers and Bears

Here’s to the creatures large and small, of the air and land and sea (as the song goes).  Here’s to the creatures that I most love and to the ones that I cannot abide.  Here are my preferences and prejudices when it comes to the Animal Kingdom.  There is no logic.  All creatures are Nature’s…

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The Wave (originally published June 28, 2012)

The morning hours just before I wake…it’s when I have my most vivid dreams. Perhaps it’s because I’m so close to waking that my dreams still lay on the surface of my consciousness. There’s no opportunity for them to be fuzzied and muddled into obscurity by another sleep cycle. This one has moved me in…

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