Life moves fast. It is getting faster. The entire Internet is in our pocket. Knowledge, for pleasure or purpose, is very nearly instantaneous. People take immediacy for granted.
I am sitting in 38F. A window seat in the last aisle of a pressurized metal tube hurtling itself eastward across the country. On the ground, country roads divide the fields into squares and rectangles. The definition of a country mile viewed from above.
My friends over at Adventurist Life published a two part story about a surf trip I took to Samoa a few years ago.