More Messages to the Future
Dear Future Me,
I promise that I will change my behavior to benefit our trees.
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.
Dear Jamie and Jason,
My inspiration was the two of you. It started with thinking about the world you were inheriting and what your future was going to be like. But then you taught me how important it is to listen to you – to listen to young people.
I promise to contact my local officials on passing measures against climate change
I tried to teach you of the importance of being satisfied with what you had within your hands.
Last week I took you to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Annalu minha filha amada,
Espero de coração que, no futuro, você possa olhar para trás e se orgulhar muito dos pais que teve.
Dear Brothers & Sisters All Across Mother Earth,
I promise to wholeheartedly live my life with an awareness of my personal impact on our communities and our planet.
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:
My dear daughters,
I will use my voice to help bring awareness about climate change.
I will stop using plastic and will plant trees. I will also not waste water and electricity.
For those who come after us,
This is for the countless children I already see suffering the impact of climate change around the world, and the generations to follow.