More Messages to the Future
Dear next generation,
I hope that by the time you’re reading this, things have changed and people have started to protect the earth
To my daughter and son,
Surrounded by scientists who shared my fears and visions, I often had a hard time to accept that outside our small community climate change received marginal attention.
I promise to shop at more farmer’s markets.
I promise to plant trees and to turn off the lights.
When I asked you why the purple Violet called to you, you told me it was “magic”. I hope that you can still find the magic of life. I hope, despite everything, it is still in abundance.
I will continue to work to make the Earth a cleaner and safer place for you to grow and explore.
Olá minha querida filha Julia,
Muita Coragem e força para você enfrentar todos os desafios que virão, pois são com eles que crescemos.
Dear ACS, LG, CM, MCD, AH, MS, AS, GL, and ERD,
I commit to demanding that politicians that want my vote, my time, my substantial help and expertise are people who seek to address climate change seriously and talk about it boldly.
I’ll buy only food that I plan to eat before it spoils.
I promise to do all within my power to create a world that’s safe for you and your generation.
I promise to do my very best to educate your parents as best I can.
The gift for next generation,
To save the big world, perhaps, we should change the mind from myself to my small family to my community.