They are an elixir, these spring blooms, a tonic for the soul. Begging a closer look they absorb our attention.In brief moments wonder, beauty and fascination beguile us.
Gentle antidotes to the maddening slurry of public affairs.
It is akin to a default resetting of our psyche. Pristine therapy.
ANOTHER DAY, ANOTHER BOX
No, it doesn't matter the box is entirely too small or that they are smashed. By whatever logic or reason that compels them, Joy and Hemingway have taken to a type of yin and yang bunking in a tiny box. This will last for a couple of nights and they will wonder to yet another unpredictable berth. We'd love to know the "logic" to their ways.
NEWS SCRAPS FROM THE FUTURE
An obscure note from a meeting in Geneva foreshadows an intersection that could alter the fate of humankind. Harvard Law School and Human Rights Watch has issued a call to stop "killer robots."
At the Convention on Conventional Weapons in Switzerland Human Rights Watch has expanded its case for the concept of "meaningful human control." Put simply they make the good case that no robot should be programmed to kill nor should a tank or a weapons system be programmed to fire without human involvement.
This is not a sci-fi flight of fantasy, rather it is one of the profound ethical issues of our age.Do yourself and future generations a service by linking here for background.
There is also the study that reports 80% of China's well water across the plains is contaminated and unfit for human consumption. That is a time bomb!
YOU PROBABLY NEED THIS NOW
See you down the trail.