More Messages to the Future
To my dear children in the year 2050,
I don’t wish to go backwards, but I do wish we would slow down and design our brave new world with more care.
Dear Me of Tomorrow,
I plan to plant more things this spring, as we do every year in our garden.
Dear Grandchildren — August and any others who were born after him
I joined millions of other people who wrote letters and made calls urging our leaders to do more to care for the planet.
That we all have a role to play no matter how small, we all can make a difference.
I promise to work with my family and neighbors to reduce carbon output.
To anyone who has heard my music,
I promise to care about the planet.
I promise to not waste food and eat locally grown food.
My dearest Paloma Bear,
I want the very best for you and for generations to come. There is only one planet earth. Your mommy and I will make a genuine effort to make an impact to protect it for you.
I hope whatever happens, whatever I can’t imagine that you may face, that you will continue to seek light.
I promise to use a reusable water bottle.
I pledge to stop using plastic bags.
To my child,
For the pale blue dot we live on, a precious beauty, I try to help.