©2019 C. Henry Martens It seems that veganism and animal rights/welfare advocates are presently getting more attention paid to them. In some ways this is good, and a positive result to some justified concerns. But there are some serious omissions… Read moreA Threat to Reason
©2019 C. Henry Martens Human beings continue to learn. Well, some of us do. And one of the more striking lessons the more intelligent of us are learning is just how unintelligent our species is. The… Read moreSmarter Than Humans
©2019 C. Henry Martens Planning on surviving the slow-motion Apocalypse? Ya know, just because we are surviving (so far) the slow-motion Apocalypse happening today doesn’t mean a more fast-acting Apocalypse can’t come out of the blue. … Read moreDomesticated Animals in the Apocalypse
©2019 C. Henry Martens Horses are great animals. Beautiful, useful, and easy to be friends with if you find the right one. But… There is no such thing as a wild horse. Horses are domesticated… Read moreWild Horses vs the Environment
©2019 C. Henry Martens Do tigers have an opinion about zoos? Maybe… maybe not. One thing I know. If I think about it as a human, I get different answers than if I think about it as a… Read moreThe Zoo Dilemma
©2019 C. Henry Martens Warning: graphic details of an unpleasant experience. Phoebe didn’t want to get out of the truck. I’d like to think that it was because she had become much less inclined to get out… Read moreThe Passing
©2018 Kari Carlisle Several weeks ago, I wrote about a fitness challenge I was starting in the post, Fit Enough to Bug Out. My workplace challenged all employees to walk/hike/run 50 miles in 50 days with a… Read moreMore Difficult Than I Thought
©2018 C. Henry Martens The beast champs on the bit as it becomes excited. It inspects you with one eye. You catch the earthy odor of equine as you place a foot in the stirrup, gripping the reins and taking… Read moreWhat do you Feel Riding a Horse?
©2018 C. Henry Martens Of course, “the” egg came first, but that’s not really what we’re discussing is it? We’re really asking, “Which came first, the chicken or the *chicken* egg,” right? The whole conundrum revolves around whether it takes… Read moreWhich Came First?
©2018 C. Henry Martens Other than the “I’m oh-so-superior” sales pitch… I have a problem with vegan logic. They just haven’t thought veganism through. They have this really unrealistic viewpoint, and they’re willing to pervert reality in order to sell… Read moreVegan Theology