Dallas

Half-dead crickets keep appearing from out of nowhere in my motel room. I found a squashed one under my sink (, must have stepped on it), and I found a couple of legless ones, too – still alive. Damn the housekeeper’s vacuum cleaner. I’ve seen grasshoppers, but I don’t think I’ve seen any crickets in Read More …

Taiga

This state talks a lot about the positive aspects of natural destruction, i.e. how natural fire caused by lightning destroys all the high-standing spruces. That way, all the willows can grow easily in the sun, and moose can feed on them. Metaphorically, there’s something out there that can burn away all the dark layers covering Read More …