The solutions are at hand today

Last week, I wrote about guilt and action. I suggested that guilt could be a motivator for action and that the sage advice to avoid all guilt might be wrong if it avoided taking responsibility and having empathy.  But feeling guilty, whether justified or not, is not the answer. Nor is giving up and feelingContinue reading “The solutions are at hand today”

Look to the past for a path to a better future

Many will tell you that we can’t possibly stop using oil, gas and plastic. We can’t possibly stop spending on throwaway stuff because that is what our society thrives on. We can’t possibly adopt regenerative farming practices and stop clearcutting and burning forests because that is how civilization works in the twenty-first century. Not true;Continue reading “Look to the past for a path to a better future”