Heathrow remains closed and my trip to London is dead. Of course it could have been worse, and I could have been at the airport waiting for hours to hear, or in a plane with stalled engines silently gliding back to earth, but I’m still disappointed and wondering when the police are going to do something about volcanoes? Haven’t they caused enough death and destruction over the centuries? Isn’t it about time we stood up to volcanoes and said “No more!” Arrest them, lock them up, and throw away the key. We need to show these lava and ash spewing monsters who’s boss.
PROLOGUE: A BLACK CONDOR DIPPED her featherless head and flapped her wings, straining for height. Another vulture drifted in front of her, forcing the condor to climb higher in the crowded wheel of circling birds. The condor struggled, her body weak from having little to eat over the past month. The sun had yet to… Read more »