More Messages to the Future
To my brother’s children,
We wondered about how we might be able to eliminate plastics from our day to day routines, and recycled literally everything. We were amazing, you should have seen us. Now and again though, we wondered if these were the right questions.
I’ll buy only food that I plan to eat before it spoils.
My hope is for all who live in your time to still know the joy of swimming in the ocean, walking through the woods, and hiking in the mountains.
Stay Cool and Save the Whales
The blue sky will no longer be grey, and the bleak clouds will be vibrant.
There are many paths to Truth, but regardless of your faith or ideology, one truth is above all else: Life must continue.
To My Future Children,
I hope by 2050, our society has taken initiative to be producing energy solely through renewable sources.
I will keep the air clean so everyone can see the sunset.
I am so sorry we didn’t realize this predicament sooner.
I promise to educate others TODAY.
I hope that environmental issues are a thing of the past.
To my beloved granddaughters, Margaret and Caroline,
Growing up in Germany, I often wondered what my parents had done to oppose the Nazi regime in the 1930’s that led to WWII. I was so disappointed when I found out how passive they had been. For me, this was formative.