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positive protest

I have a plan…a protest plan… …a way to combat the negative actions of our president-elect: When he does something to abuse the planet, I will do something to heal the planet. When he insults another, I will praise another. … Continue reading

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letter from a pessimistic optimist

This letter is addressed to a future generation… How distant is this future generation?  I’m not sure… …nor can I imagine the condition of their world.  I can only say: we appear to be headed toward a heap of trouble. … Continue reading

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the ultimate recycler

  This week, as often happens in the Autumn season… …my thoughts turn to recycling. After all, when I step outside my door, I can see a prime example of recycling… …as leaves return to the very earth that nourishes … Continue reading

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nature, inside and out

  I object to the way we use these two words: …”Nature” and “The Environment”. For example… …we’ll say we’re going out in “Nature” to get away from it all. That Nature would seem to be a place of creatures … Continue reading

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Wisdom of the Fram Commericial

  Should a TV commercial from the late sixties be included in our new mythology? I saw that Fram oil filter commercial so many times, its closing line lodged permanently in my mind. My memory of the ad may not … Continue reading

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Fable Shoes

  I think we need more than myth in our new mythology… That may sound like a contradiction… …until we consider all that’s included in our religious/mythological texts. Those texts are soup—alphabet soup.  When you dip your ladle in… …no … Continue reading

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Sweet Embraceable Beliefs

  As we recognize the birth centennial of a beloved American president… …certain words, certain beliefs of this citizen still ring in my ears… …ring painfully.  Such as this statement: “Trees pollute.” These two words still ring, but not because … Continue reading

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