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The Steadiness of Light

The Steadiness of Light

by Eric Alan
June 24, 2012

As the summer light peaks in the Northern Hemisphere, I celebrate the way it creeps in through the forest and my bedroom window before even my earliest waking. I celebrate how it extends the evening until almost when I’m ready to sleep again, lingerin... Read more

A Bubble Bath at 33000 Feet

A Bubble Bath at 33000 Feet

by Lynette Sheppard
June 17, 2012

I love air travel.  I particularly love long flights. Okay, I’m not overly fond of the packing and the obsessing and the security lines and the endless crap leading up to the flight. But once I’m in my seat and have snapped... Read more

Random Acts of Senseless Beauty

Random Acts of Senseless Beauty

by Dewitt Jones
June 10, 2012

Albert Einstein once was asked to name the most important question science could study. His reply: "Is the Universe friendly?" In considering the question myself, I realize just how much rides on how I answer it. If I choose to believe that... Read more

Meeting Robbie Changed Me

Meeting Robbie Changed Me

by Lauri Gwilt
June 3, 2012

I cherish the days when I wake up in the morning having no idea that I am about to meet someone who would change me forever. I had one of these days when 81 year old Romek (Robbie) Waisman sat in the seat next to me on my flight home from Omaha, Nebr... Read more

Awakening to Celebration

Awakening to Celebration

by Eric Alan
May 26, 2012

  In order to truly celebrate what’s right with the world, I find I first have to celebrate that the world even exists. In order to celebrate what I see, I have to celebrate that I see. I have to step back from my tiny my... Read more