Dream Weaver

Dream Weaver

     It’s been quite some time since I’ve heard the tale of Ebeneezer Scrooge in it’s entirety.  This holiday season I caught an excellent performance of it at my local play house.  “A Christmas Carol” stands as a beacon of light from a variety of lenses.  It has religious,…

Being in Time

Being in Time

     This is my pet turtle “Alfred”.  He’s been a surprise and joy in my life for several years now.  I adopted Alfred when his former owner was preparing for a baby.  She needed to lighten the load of non-human life forms in preparation for another human to care…

What’s in a Zero Anyway?

What’s in a Zero Anyway?

     An absence tells you there could be something there, like zero in the “decimal” or “denary” system.  Zero goes way back, but didn’t always exist.  Someone knew it was important and so invented it.  One of the earliest recordings of it are from Ancient Egyptian numerals  that used…