More Messages to the Future
To my darling ones,
And it’s not that I don’t care. I care deeply. For you three, and the families I hope you will have one day; for the many beautiful places I have had the privilege to know, places which take my breath away, that fill my heart with a bursting joy and connectedness to something so much greater than I, places I know may be quite different when you are my age
Pick up your trash wherever you go!
To My Grandchildren,
It’s my hope that the following will be helpful as you navigate your futures. These are the confessions of a climate activist:
I will encourage composting at work.
We as the human race are smarter than this struggle at hand and need to rise above large corporate interests and confusion on this topic.
As causas das mudanças no clima são tão profundas e envolvem tanta gente e tantos lugares.
Sweetie, you deserve clean air, water and soil. You deserve to thrive in an environment that supports you.
I promise to educate others TODAY.
My climate action is to educate youth to create solutions for energy efficiency and conservation opportunities.
For my most dear and only daughter,
And I know life more fully because of you whom I live on through.
I have solar and will be getting an electric car next week
I promise to reach out to more people to ditch driving and consider using public transportation. I promise to convince Marin markets that sensible policies in density and mixed use planning will further enhance everyone’s quality of life.