Vision of Hope

Some thoughts on space travel

SpaceX Rocket

I’m watching the launch of the Dragon SpaceX rocket in May of 2020.

“Why are you crying?” Charlie asks me.

I didn’t answer him then, because I was focused on the rocket, sitting on the launch complex at the Kennedy Space Center. This was the second attempt at takeoff, which had been postponed due to sketchy weather conditions three days before.



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Lisa Alexander

English professor, yoga teacher, failed Greek Orthodox. Searching for wisdom, clarity, and a fresh bag of circus peanuts.