More Messages to the Future
To my child,
For the pale blue dot we live on, a precious beauty, I try to help.
I promise to purchase carbon offsets when we fly.
Dear Future Cassie,
I promise to be successful and help save the environment.
To our future generations,
I want you to know that some of us do care and we are working towards a better future for you.
I promise to ride more and drive less.
Dear Rowan and Anaka,
If we could talk, I would not be able to bear your gaze as you ask: How could you, the people in a position to change the course of climate change, fail to act?
I pray that more and more fathers will realize that to love their children well, they have to love and respect the ecological systems around them too.
I am working every second of my life, with every ounce of my being, to ensure that I am leaving you and your brother a planet that is safe and secure.
Dear future generations,
My hope for you is that you can have equal experiences with nature that I was able to have with my dad.
The road I learned to ride my bike on, the field where I kicked my first soccer ball, and the park I ate my first ice cream cone at, could all be gone.
I promise to become more educated on the global issues that face populations I can’t see
Dear Rowan & Tristan,
I promise to do everything I can as a daughter to our great Mother Earth to protect her wildlife and trees.