It’ll be too late before you know it, long before the last ice sheet melts, the penguins will be gone. They’ll take with them a cute monkey and an even cuter ball of wild. Don’t believe me? Ask the dodo, the black rhino- they’ll tell you all the same; or the spix declared gone just... Continue Reading →
Sometime ago we paired alongside some chipper youth invigorated running rampant, squealing with glee (or was that the tyres?) smoke and screaming, yes flashes of pink embers touching charcoal waves of sound flush with cash green-backed & bare metal lower and raise rocking back and forth, edging closer not enough this time third run is... Continue Reading →
Arm extended out, Empty landscape and machines; Say cheese and smile. NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover took a selfie with the Ingenuity helicopter, seen here about 13 feet (3.9 meters) from the rover. This image was taken by the WATSON camera on the rover’s robotic arm on April 6, 2021, the 46th Martian day, or sol,... Continue Reading →
It was dark, then light; the round orb appears in view- dressed in rock crevice. You’re on Mars. Out of this world. Can you haiku what you would do?
There’s nothing for miles ahead, a horizon speckled by empty expanse and death. A hostile situation. It’s forward, and you know what was in the rear view. It’s still there. Haunting the peripheral. Dragging your eyes back and forth across the desert. Absolute. There’s no recourse, naturally. No means of communicating, nor solemn vow to... Continue Reading →