Carl Sagan’s epic homily, Pale Blue Dot, is intensely personal, and fills me with such quickened emotion and erupts in tears every time I hear it.
A geeky girl, mom to 2 grown girls, seasoned software craftsperson, photographer, watercolourist, musician, funny, snarky, friendly.
This 4 bedroom property resides in Hillingdon, Middlesex in the UK. It is anything short of your average home.
From the outside, this home looks very typical and reserved.
Automating things has been somewhat of a life goal for me. Ultimately, I’m a pretty lazy person, and I hate to have to do things repetitively, and if I can get the computer to do it for me, I’ll write a script. (Although I admit this sometimes devolves into Yak shaving.)
Fireball & Auroras, Taken by Yuichi Takasaka on March 6, 2014 @ Vee Lake, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada. Via the Space Weather Gallery.
You may give them your love but not your thoughts, For they have their own thoughts.
You may house their bodies but not their souls.
For their souls dwell in the house of tomorrow, which you cannot visit, even in your dreams.
You are the bows from which your children, as living arrows, are sent forth.”
— Kahlil Gibran
Marcus Reed has created a wonderfully lovely illustrated animal alphabet: