It was a warm summer day. Sally, Kenji, and Tom were having a picnic on the lake shore. Suddenly, the ground began to tremble. "Earthquake!" Tom called. The three held tight as they waited for the tremor to pass.... Can the Monster Club find out what is causing these mysterious tremors?
The little boy grew up listening to his grandmother's stories around the campfire. She told magical tales about Kochi, the island where they lived.... He is an islander who cannot swim or fish. How will he fit in when everyone else swims and fishes?
Mettle of the Mind: Poetry of an Outsider is the result of three years of wandering through the country of Israel, where Adam Smith spent his childhood and most of his young adulthood. He struggles with self-identification within the complex system of ideas in this vast world - Online, and in the military-centered world around him in the Middle East. Smith meditates on topics of religion, true self, alcohol, and being one with the world and the moment.
There was once a small island in the Red Sea. There lived a happy man with a tall hat of many colors. He owned only a hat, a knife, and a cook stove. He was the only man on the island.... Let's enjoy listening!