life on mars

Did you see the stunning pictures of Mars sent from the rover Perseverance? It was amazing to see in high definition pictures from the surface of another planet. It was, however, more of a technological wonder than an aesthetic wonder. The innovation needed to make the pictures possible was a lot more impressive than the … Continue reading life on mars

day 3

"There are moments when all anxiety and stated toil are becalmed in the infinite leisure and repose of nature." Thoreau can lay it on pretty thick, but I don't think there's any doubt of the healing power of being in God's creation. Today was sunny and warm, pleasant enough to momentarily forget about some of … Continue reading day 3