Glorious Snooze?

[caption id="attachment_2788" align="aligncenter" width="768" alt="" height="564"] Photo credit: Brandi Redd[/caption] A glorious morning it is when I don't "hit snooze." I intentionally use an alarm app that has no snooze and forces activity to halt it. And yet, after I have silenced it, I sometimes set a new alarm for 15 minutes later. I'm doing…

#AtoZChallenge – Fold

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500"] Jorge Jaramillo via Compfight[/caption] I've been interested in the art of origami, or paper folding, for a very long time. I think it's the way a simple piece of paper, or a few pieces, can be coaxed into making familiar shapes, or even just abstract shapes. The only limits seem to…

#AtoZChallenge – Ear

[caption id="attachment_2664" align="aligncenter" width="768"] Photo credit: michael waters[/caption] When I wake in the morning, I listen for the usual sounds, like birds and a little bit of the wind. Sometimes, the sounds of a distant train reach me ears, or, a nearby helicopter (I’m close to a freeway.) Pretty often, as well, I hear my…