Tag Archives: Earth

Whether Man-Made or Not, We’re in Trouble!

Those of you who follow this blog know that I’m pretty passionate about protecting Nature. Recently, I’ve come to agree with Harrison Ford: It’s not Nature we should be worried about, it’s us, the humans of the planet. The weather … Continue reading

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We Are All in the Symphony

Growing up, I played the flute. I was pretty good at it and performed in my school bands and orchestras until I graduated from high school. The practice necessary to play my part well was never fun, but the end … Continue reading

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Sustainability of What?

It’s an interesting issue, sustainability, and I think Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee hits the nail on the head. What, exactly, are we trying to sustain when we discuss sustainability? Our ability as humans to possess whatever material pleasures we want? Would we … Continue reading

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The Wisdom of Peace

Conceptually, everyone should want peace.  War destroys people and their loves.  It destroys the Earth.  Yet for millennia, there has been war somewhere on our planet.  Why?  Are we doomed to fight and kill? I don’t think so.  Humans aren’t … Continue reading

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Two Kinds of Blessings

Happy Monday after Thanksgiving!  I hope everyone had a lovely holiday.  I selected this quote for today because I think it represents a wonderful point of balance to be pondered at this time of year. In our lives these days … Continue reading

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We Are With The Earth

An unfortunate side effect of a patriarchy is the tendency to think of everything as being for humanity.   Many people take the Bible quite literally when it says that all of nature was created for man.  The end result is … Continue reading

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We are With the Earth!

An unfortunate side effect of a patriarchy is the tendency to think of everything as being for humanity.   Many people take the Bible quite literally when it says that all of nature was created for man.  The end result is that we … Continue reading

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