Tony Nicklinson has died. It is what he sought, but not through the means he hoped. Tony suffered a severe stroke seven years ago, and had been trapped in his own body. His mind was unaffected, but he could do nothing more than move his eyes to … [Continue reading] about What is yours if not your life?
I've had my shiny red Prius from the Prius Challenge about two weeks but my driving so far was in the Phoenix area. It seemed time to give this thing more of a challenge and decided to throw some mountains at it. I love Arizona, or specifically … [Continue reading] about Getting some altitude on a Prius road trip
At the moment, that red Prius is my car, and I get to help give one away very much like it. It's part of the Prius Challenge, a promotion from the Valley Toyota Dealers to showcase the new models of the Prius. They selected nine bloggers and gave … [Continue reading] about I’m going Full Prius for two months, and helping give one away!
Time is a horribly tricky thing. It may seem simple, tick-tocking along, but it's really a slippery river with an endless number of currents that tug at your life and twist it around. One day you're rushed for time, and you find a stray dog. He's … [Continue reading] about A moment for a friend
I'm fond of old cemeteries. They're quiet. Newer graves show off flowers or flags. There is someone still alive who cared about and remembers the person beneath the soil. A wife, a son, a grandchild, or a friend. The older graves are barren. … [Continue reading] about Captured cruelty towards a bus monitor reminds us being human is a tricky thing