Dodgems or Bumpers

Yesterday we visited Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre in Devon. Immediately drawn to taking a ride on the Dodgems, it was only later, I got to thinking. Are they Dodgems or Bumper cars?  As I see it, the aim of the game is to avoid, getting bumped. That way the car reaches its top speed. If [...]

Holding Pattern

The birds circled overhead, their holding pattern, a mirror of his current state of mind. Round and round went his thoughts. This wasn’t troubling him; it created no stress. He had, after all, been thinking about human drama. Ironically, what manifested from these circular thoughts, was this strange, yet calming, holding pattern. As his mind [...]