Back in the day deities were scary – perhaps thinking of God as human-looking was a better sell. (Jupiter, Jehovah, Odin,Zoroastin, Bal, Seth, Shu, Atum, Osiris, Horus, etc., etc.)
I’d love to be able to visit the Atacama desert and see the skies there. My husband brings out a smaller telescope to the curb every Halloween so the kids can see whatever is available from 7 to 10. Sometimes not much, but he got a kick out of one comment from a little guy – “can we see the back of the moon?” Hubby built a small observatory in our open back area to house his big telescope and on summer evenings spends hours out there viewing and photographing.
I took up backpacking and camping as an adult, and have always enjoyed it. Part of the cachet is the prep, and if it’s done right the trip will be a success.
So – who decided God was a man (created in his image)? A bunch of white men. Bah, humbug. God could have been anything from a large lizard to a 10 foot tall black female.
What? Has Michael developed some problem with his legs so he can’t get the water? typical lazy Michael.
Is she able to say “no”? or is that just his way of saying she must…
Maybe it’s the result of a call from the Governor of NJ!
Family is family, like them or not. Hope you never have a wired kid or a teenager.
potatoes, potahtoes. So glad you corrected me. I’ll do better next time, birdshtt.
He is such a sneaky little bugger. Hope the dogs make mincemeat out of him.