More Messages to the Future
Fighting for a system that rewards care for people and planet over profit.
To my daughters,
In order for you two be happy and healthy, we all need to work hard to prevent climate change.
I tried to teach you of the importance of being satisfied with what you had within your hands.
To my children,
If there is one thing that I taught you it is to be honest in your decisions as they pertain to yourselves and the earth in which you live.
Dear You Tomorrow,
What we failed to do, at least early on, was to see how important it was to put those solutions together. To combine into a way forward.
I’ll be here to tell you all the ways I have fought for the health of our home, and fought to protect all of the wide, open spaces for you to run in. When you’re old enough, we can fight together.
Dear future generations,
Past generations took all the trees, polluted all the water, fished all the fish, and hunted all the animals so that there’s almost nothing nice left.
I promise those who walked the Earth before me and those who will walk the Earth after me that I will not stand by and let nature slip through my fingers.
I hope, as your father, I’ve done enough to instill within you how science is a wonderful adventure.
People of tomorrow,
Your path will only be as clear tomorrow as we have made it for you today.
I promise to encourage myself and others to recycle more.
Dear loved ones in the future,
Even if it pains me to imagine how things are back home in Puerto Rico at the moment, I know things will flourish again. The land will heal, but we need to help it.