God’s Giant Orb

  We sat on the weathered deck, my friend and me. Her in the north corner, munching on a granola bar, drinking coffee. Me in the south corner, eating the other half of a muffin leftover from breakfast, and drinking hot tea. This was our evening meal. Over on the dunes, a lab chased after [Read More…]

Numbers Hooking up with Letters

I still have my Carly Simon and Carole King records. You know. The ones that require a turntable and needle to work. Most of the things of my youth were left behind when I moved West in 1974.┬áBut not these women. I brought them with me. It felt wrong to abandon them after all they [Read More…]

The Buddha of all Boson

It’s the match that lit the fuse that caused the explosion that led to the theory of the Big Bang. That’s how one scientist explained the discovery of the Higg’s Boson. Frankly, I don’t know what all the fuss is about. Tim and I came across a herd of Boson once. We were vacationing on [Read More…]