A Crushing of Snails: predator and prey exist within

A Crushing of Snails: predator and prey exist within

It rained last week, which was an event in this dry Okanagan climate. It didn’t just rain, but it dumped, it poured and humidity ballooned out, entered my pores and made the air feel like silken water. After the rain, all of the snails came out. Coin-sized and...
On being (almost) run over by a big truck

On being (almost) run over by a big truck

Recently, on a Friday night, I I needed to get outside and pick up some groceries, so I took a quick walk to the grocery store, the one closest to my house -about 4 blocks away. On my way back I stopped to cross the street at the streetlights. When the walk sign went...