The Flow of the Owl – A very short story.

The Flow of the Owl – A very short story.

Overcast. Rain. Constant rain. The sun is setting into clear skies beyond the trees at the edge of a horizon unseen. It casts a violet glow on the world. A barred owl sits up in a western red cedar. “I am not a good owl”, he thinks. “Instead of hunting, I sit here and watch … Continue reading

The difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something: Richard Feynman

I thought this video was appropriate after the theme of my last post. Richard Feynman, as you will find out, was a Nobel prize laureate in the field of physics for his work in Quantum Electrodynamics. In this short clip, taken from a BBC program, Feynman talks fondly of his father and how he taught … Continue reading