Eclipse – Once in a life time

Are you watching the eclipse? So many people are clamoring to get the best spot.  They say this is once in a lifetime!  I’m thinking that many of us have missed so many once in a lifetime that one more can’t hurt.  You can’t miss what you never had, or so they say.  So I guess those of us that won’t get to see it won’t miss seeing it. But for those that can watch the eclipse, it pays to learn the rules.  Yes, there are safety rules! NEVER look at a partial solar eclipse without proper eye protection Click To Tweet Partial eclipse Here is what I learned in one short google search on the space site: During totality, when the sun’s disk is completely covered by the moon, it is safe to view the eclipse with the naked eye. But skywatchers should NEVER look at a partial solar eclipse without proper eye protection. Looking directly at the sun, even when it is partially covered by the moon, can cause serious eye damage or blindness. See our complete guide to find out how to view the eclipse safely. Some of us will only get to see it in pictures. If you are like me and (more…)

Which bridge are you about to cross?

Some bridges create fear, but fear of what? No matter what your current age you will have bridges to cross. Just getting to the age you are now you will have crossed many already. The difference it seems to be as you get older some of the new bridges bring fear and some pain.   Some bridges can be scary. These can be overcome if you know you approaching them, they are more difficult when they just suddenly appear. Fear is something that grows within you.  Sure you may always have been afraid of the dark but, that fear doesn’t appear until it is dark. You are not afraid of it in the day time, you were not afraid of it yesterday in the bright sunlight. No, you became afraid when that sunlight turned to night. Many people that are afraid of the dark won’t have the same fear on a starlit night. The most common fear is fear of the unknown Click To Tweet and for some reason, that fear increases as you age. The most common Fear is of the unknown and for some reason, that fear increases as you age. So the question is what can you (more…)