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Truth Be Told – in Atlanta Oct 29th

Truth Be Told – in Atlanta Oct 29th

TRUTH BE TOLD will be screened exclusively on Tuesday October 29, 2013 at AMC Phipps Plaza 14 in Atlanta. The documentary lifts the veil on the seemingly benign Jehovah’s Witnesses religion to expose a profit-driven, isolationist culture characterized by fear, totalitarian corporate leadership, intellectual & spiritual intimidation, suspension of critical thinking, failed prophecies, doctrinal inconsistency and improper handling of physical and sexual abuse allegations within the church.

Grey Heron

Grey Heron

The grey herons like the grounds of where I work. This one has a million little feathers dripping down its long neck. What an amazing bird.

New Fungi in the Backyard

New Fungi in the Backyard

This place seems to generate new lifeforms every year! The oaks are covered with about four different kinds of fungi. When it rains for a few days, all kinds of things spring up. I’ve posted about mushrooms before. Today I found a new variety of mushroom in the oak leaves. They look almost like coral and they are covered with tiny little black winged insects. Any guesses?

Tanks on a Train

Tanks on a Train

On my way home from work today, I saw this and had to pull over and take a photo with my phone. I don’t recall ever seeing tanks on a train before. As I passed under the bridge, I could see that the entire train carried only tanks. Tanks and more tanks.

Voices Through the Whirlwind

Voices Through the Whirlwind

Just when I had loads and loads to blog about, I got knocked down by oak pollen. I just knew those trees were hostile. There is too far too much to tell, so here’s just a very quick summary. Equinox Weekend – Inconsolably depressed, and for no good, acceptable (rational) reason. Spiraling outside my will. Surrounded by a wall. Falling down a well. But then… the thunder quieted a little and – between the soundcracks of the whirlwind – I…

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Hailstones and Tornado Warnings

Hailstones and Tornado Warnings

Some excitement. Hailstones! Look at these! I rushed out and made room to shelter one of the cars in the garage. That was something else! I never knew I could move all that stuff so fast! Tornado Warning until 6:30 pm EST Wednesday A tornado has been sighted or indicated by radar in your area – seek shelter immediately! Oops! Better run!