Craig Martineau
Nov 9 · 2 min read
A sea lion was almost a snack for this whale
A sea lion was almost a snack for this whale
A sea lion almost became a snack for this whale. Note the bird doing a fly-by on the right side of the frame?

We have Chase Dekker of Monterrey Bay to thank for this image.

Chris Dekker that caught famous footage.
Chris Dekker that caught famous footage.
Chase Dekker

How often do we feel like the sea lion? Just moments from sliding down the gigantic maw of a … I don’t know what?

Perhaps this is an Aha! moment.

Perhaps this is an aha moment.

One joyful and creative -

or

one resigned to a fate less that we what we expected.

Unless it is a real whale of the moment, we can fight back against that rush of power pushing us to the inevitable.

Perhaps no that is giving false hope.

But perhaps the sun will shine at exactly the right moment.

lighting the balloons lighting up the early morning with color
lighting the balloons lighting up the early morning with color
Balloons lighting up the early morning sky with color in Duluth MN
laker coming into the Duluth entry thru the ice and sea fod
laker coming into the Duluth entry thru the ice and sea fod
A laker entry the Duluth Ship Entry full of ice and sea fog.
a laker in the early morning sun lite ready for a day’s work
a laker in the early morning sun lite ready for a day’s work
A laker in the early morning sun already to work.

Perhaps looking into the warmth of the morning sun and giving thanks is the best way to start a day.

written by Craig Martineau

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Retired. I write 4 blogs, Medium & publish Finite Wisdom & Centering Yourself, Politics & Veterans Issues, Space, Stars & You, The Narratives, Medicine with AI

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