March 21, 2019
Comments Off on Life in Hell…Life in the Dystopia…Thank You, Apple
Surely I’ve shared my feeling with you — explicitly or implicitly, hm? — that we live in a dystopia. Remember that old cartoon, “Life in Hell”? Well, yeah. It’s a lot like that. Only not so harmlessly absurd. Today, a … Continue reading
February 22, 2019
It is passing crisp here in Sunny Arizona. Yesterday it snowed in Scottsdale — a lot. And in Fountain Hills. Forty inches fell in Flagstaff, richly needed. That much snow in the high country will go a long way toward … Continue reading
February 21, 2019
Comments Off on Rain, Cold, and…A Cold???
El Niño has arrived, bringing with it a large, wet weather system: inches of rain in the desert and feet of snow in the high country. This is good, since the region has been enjoying a decades-long drought. A whole … Continue reading
February 15, 2019
One of the reasons, I think, it’s so difficult for many people to take global warming reports seriously is the silly hysteria with which weather news is reported. The high point of this trend comes to mind: the time the … Continue reading
February 12, 2019
…and on the neighbors’ roofs. The Human, consequently, is suffering a spate of severe indolence, much to the disgust of the Dog, a creature of crisper climates. Soon, though, the loafing primate will be forced to get up and trot … Continue reading
February 9, 2019
Comments Off on Good Saturday!
G’day, indeed… Here’s a Saturday that’s been an unusually good day. Weirdly so, one could say. Come noon, Ruby and I are trotting along…Ruby is practically glowing with joy. Her whole little body radiates a single message: oboy, this is … Continue reading