Beneath the ordinary appearance of this cold Arizona morning, marvelous worlds turned unnoticed. Chemistry, physics and thermodynamics meshed in unlikely perfection to sustain a planet brimming with life. Dazzling contraptions, teeming yet fragile, cycled endlessly into and out of existence. Earth’s intertwined systems called for a conscious observer to appreciate their complex beauty.
Today that would be me…alert envoy on a desert-colored Harley Fat Bob, taking the long way from Phoenix to Prescott.