Carl Sagan

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_image _builder_version=”3.0.91″ src=”http://heykariann.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Carl_Sagan.jpg” show_in_lightbox=”off” url_new_window=”off” use_overlay=”off” always_center_on_mobile=”on” force_fullwidth=”off” show_bottom_space=”on” /][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”2_3″][et_pb_blurb _builder_version=”3.0.91″ url_new_window=”off” use_icon=”on” use_circle=”off” use_circle_border=”off” icon_placement=”left” use_icon_font_size=”off” background_layout=”light” font_icon=”%%90%%”] Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge. -Carl Sagan [/et_pb_blurb][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.91″ background_layout=”light”] Carl Sagan was an astronomer in the United…

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Backups and Brain-space

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ fullwidth=”off” specialty=”on” template_type=””][et_pb_column type=”3_4″ specialty_columns=”3″][et_pb_row_inner admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column_inner type=”4_4″ saved_specialty_column_type=”3_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.92″ background_layout=”light”] This week was back to fiction time, a habit I’m trying to get into. Using the  Pomodoro Technique, where you work for 20 minutes and then take 5 minutes off, I’m trying to make jumping back into fiction…

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Solstice

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_image _builder_version=”3.0.91″ src=”http://heykariann.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/High-Poly-Winter-Creek-300px.png” show_in_lightbox=”off” url_new_window=”off” use_overlay=”off” always_center_on_mobile=”on” force_fullwidth=”off” show_bottom_space=”on” /][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”2_3″][et_pb_blurb _builder_version=”3.0.91″ url_new_window=”off” use_icon=”on” use_circle=”off” use_circle_border=”off” icon_placement=”left” use_icon_font_size=”off” background_layout=”light” font_icon=”%%90%%”] “What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.” -John Steinbeck [/et_pb_blurb][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”3_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.91″ background_layout=”light”] Winter Solstice for the Northern Hemisphere …

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Focusing on the Blog

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_blurb title=”New way to look at my blog” use_icon=”on” font_icon=”%%234%%” _builder_version=”3.0.90″ url_new_window=”off” use_circle=”off” use_circle_border=”off” icon_placement=”top” use_icon_font_size=”off” background_layout=”light”] As you know, I work in education. My hobby, writing, is something I hope to grow into over time. I call it a hobby because the…

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When They’re Alone

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat” background_size=”initial”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat” background_size=”initial” _builder_version=”3.0.91″ background_layout=”light”] <span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span>Talk about a month. November is usually a month we have too much going on to keep up with everything. The children are excited for the U.S.…

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Real Writer

Recently a friend and writer confided that he had come to a conclusion about his forward path to a writing career. Reading through his well-documented and thoroughly experienced paragraphs on his journey-to-date and the upcoming year’s prospects, I was struck by the fact that this friend and I had come…

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