Me with my 4 siblings. Grandpa took a back seat.
All three of my brothers wanted to travel to Mars. (Chris thinks they are from Mars.) My youngest brother attended Space Conferences and met a few astronauts. He even built a Mars kite.
My dad, two brothers, and my sister received college degrees in science or math. I was fascinated by their thoughts and inventions.
Jay working on an invention on the back porch of the farm with Auntie, Beanie, Evy, and me looking on.
Jay working on something while cousin Dorothy and I watch.
So today when I read one of my favorite writers, Jared C. Wilson's, essay, click here to read, I was once again reminded of uncommon brains. There are people who seek new things from animal, vegetable, or mineral, every day, on this beautiful yet flawed Earth.