The mirrored reality under the water.

I was on a hike at University Falls recently with my kids and noticed a hollowed out stump. “I wonder who lives in that stump?” I said.

My 8 year old son says—without missing a beat—“oh, the Ty-tunk lives there.” The Ty-tunk? “Yes, it’s a kind of beetle. It’s super long and as big as me and its horn is almost as big as its body. Males have a blue iridescent horn and the females horn is black and not quite as long.”

He went on to tell me about a underground kingdom you entered through a stump that you had to have a secret key card to access, and about “tappoleans” and “frogpoleans” that lived in the pond we passed and how there was another reality in the mirrored surface we saw reflected.


Featured Posts
Recent Posts
Archive
Search By Tags
No tags yet.
Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square

© 2023 by Name of Site. Proudly created with Wix.com

  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • Google+ Social Icon