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Death Speaks

Death Speaks

Posted by on Jun 29, 2013 in Writings | 0 comments

From John O’Hara’s Book, Death in Samarra

There was a merchant in Baghdad who sent his servant to market to buy provisions and in a little while the servant came back, white and trembling, and said…

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Johnny Lingo and his 8 Cow Wife

Johnny Lingo and his 8 Cow Wife

Posted by on Jun 28, 2013 in Writings | 0 comments

Often times when my kids ask me a question, I simply answer back…”Cow.” Why? I don’t know. But it’s pretty funny. (To me, anyway…)

Cows to us are just an animal…a source for milk, cheese and Quarter Pounders.

But in some parts of the world, currency is reckoned by practicality, and value often comes on hooves instead of paper…

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