This is your brain, this is your brain on drugs…

toad(Note: Word Press was not working right yesterday, hence the lack of a post.)

That was the famous — infamous rather — tv commercial that showed a frying pan and then when an egg was cracked into it and sizzling said “…and that’s your brain on drugs.”

Which leads to me. Mr Anxiety visited in a big way yesterday and my brain felt like this; toad skin lichen: dried out, stretched, wasted, a thing clinging to a rock. What fun, fun, fun my brain is!

Toadskin lichens get their common name from their many “warts.” They attach themselves to stone at a single point that looks like a belly button, and that makes them an umbilicate lichen. This toadskin is very special, because it is the only one I’ve ever seen that wasn’t on a hill or mountain top

Author: luzerne2112

As I get older -- and I'm 70 now -- I seem to find more and more that nature is the true source of peace, inspiration and, most of all, the truth the passeth understanding. Though my knowledge is sketchy and superficial, I wanted to share it while I can.

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