Archive for October, 2014

Saved Him From Further Encounters With Us

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

'So far, we've saved a man, killed a bat, fought a bearded devil...' 'We didn't 'save' a man. We cut his head off.' 'Yes, saving him.' In the same way that his black bear 'disarmed' a trap for us, I suppose.

Fascinating Fiery Bats

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Deeper in the fire forest, a stone bridge crosses a gorge. We have little choice but to trust the bridge, already broken in places, despite the stress the continuous fire surrounding it must have caused the stone. Most of us get across safely, having found and avoiding some weak spots, when from a cave below […]

He's Feeling Better

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

We enter the fire forest, a forest that has been burning for decades. That seems peculiar, if we're being honest, and are intrigued as to what could cause this. Unfortunately, the level of knowledge Salvador can bring to bear on the subject is that a forest burning for forty years isn't natural. Thanks, Sal. As […]