Have you ever noticed that death, or even the subject of death, can illicit very odd behavior from even your closest of kin? Well, I've noticed some very interesting behavior even in myself this past week while I'm facing this firsthand. The perfect example of this can be illustrated through an odd animal encounter yesterday.
I was sitting at the dining room table of the cabin, working away on my laptop. The beautiful clouds over a serene Lake Almanor put my inner turmoil seemingly at ease. I heard Kai frolicking around in the living room, so I went to see why she was so playful.
A loud shriek involuntarily erupted from my mouth...Read More