Tag Archives: Environmental

Donald Trump would like to wish everyone a “Happy Earth Day!”

“The environment is not merely the place where we live and act, for the biosphere is the ground from which and within which we arise. The earth is not only our home, it is our mother.” – David Loy Headlines … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Politics, Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

This planet

I attended the funeral of a church member yesterday. Now my “designated” protestant affiliation is with the Presbyterian church but if you have spent anytime reading my blog you know that I also mix in my Kool-Aid some Universalism, Buddhism … Continue reading

Posted in Longreads, Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

One man gathers what another man spills

“Talk about your plenty, talk about your ills, One man gathers what another man spills.” – St. Stephen by the Grateful Dead Wednesday is trash day on my street, the day we roll our trash and recycle cans down to the curb for … Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Snowflakes

“One of Trump’s most attractive features to his followers is that he’s a “straight talker” who doesn’t care who he offends. But he’s unmasked himself as one of the most thin-skinned, overly-sensitive politicians America has ever seen. If his fans … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

We’ve had bigger storms than this

“We’ve had bigger storms than this. We did have two horrific storms, epic storms. But if you go back into the ’30s and ’40s, and you go back to the ’teens, you’ll see storms that were very similar and even … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Beyond global warming

Whether you believe in global warming or not the one thing we can all agree on is we have people living in areas they have no business living in. Taking it a step further, we have trillions of dollars invested … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Plastic free July

“People had more than they needed. We had no idea what was precious and what wasn’t. We threw away things people kill each other for now.” – Denzel Washington in The Book of Eli I saw a bumper sticker this morning that read “Live simply so others can simply live.” I know that … Continue reading

Posted in discover wp, Life, Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments