A Boy and his Shark Teeth

It was too beautiful a day, to be stuck in the house.

It was too beautiful a day, to be stuck in the house.  I asked my grandson, Joey, what kind of fossil he wanted to hunt. “SHARK TEETH!”, Continue reading “A Boy and his Shark Teeth”

Beachcombing Driftwood Beach

The haunting beauty had captured my attention.

Arriving in town for graduation, with only a few precious hours to spend, I knew that the one sight I had to see for myself was the ancient driftwood forest of Jekyll Island. Continue reading “Beachcombing Driftwood Beach”

Digging the Great Salt Plains

Selenite crystals with a distinctive hourglass inclusion can be found in only one place on this planet.

My favorite crystal is selenite, one of the crystalline forms of gypsum. Several years ago I had heard about selenite crystals with a distinctive hourglass inclusion, Continue reading “Digging the Great Salt Plains”