The Breeze of a Butterfly Wing: Small Changes and Huge Effects

Have you ever heard of the Butterfly Effect? In 1963, Edward Lorenz, an American mathematician and meteorologist, advanced an odd theory. Does weather change from small, unseen events? He said that the flap of a butterfly’s wing could move a tiny amount of air which would interact with other air. As molecule upon molecule accumulated, it would eventually start a hurricane on [...]

By |2022-07-24T08:47:29-05:00July 24th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Small Change

When my father passed away suddenly in December, we faced the inevitable task of cleaning out a house lived in for 45 years. Furniture filled spaces. Old bank statements and tax returns spilled over file boxes. One of the surprising finds was the small changes in all kinds of places. My parents just dropped pocket change into boxes, bowls, drawers, and jewelry [...]

By |2013-07-08T12:19:46-05:00July 8th, 2013|Life Observations, Reflections|0 Comments
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