Daily Murray: The Last One

By Elizabeth Prata Murray has passed away. He had a contagious feline enteric virus. They can live a long time with it, like a human can live with HIV, but then if it trips over into AIDS version it is fatal. In cats, it may never come to be fatal, but if and when FEcV … Continue reading Daily Murray: The Last One

Things I like: Maps

By Elizabeth Prata Maps are cool. They're colorful. They widen your perspective. I have a map posted on the wall behind my desk in the room I use at school. If I'm in there with students and they finish their work they always want to look at the map. When a retiring teacher put out … Continue reading Things I like: Maps

What happened as the Carpathia docked with all the Titanic Survivors?

By Elizabeth Prata I finished reading the book The Ship of Dreams: The Sinking of the Titanic and the End of the Edwardian Era by Gareth Russell. It was pretty OK, picking up the pace from all the weighed down historical rabbit trails when the ship hit the iceberg. The author depicted the sinking very … Continue reading What happened as the Carpathia docked with all the Titanic Survivors?