More Messages to the Future
I want you to be prepared for the world that the generations before you are creating for you. I love you Lucienne, and I will not give up. I will push you and teach you not to give up, either, even if others around you do.
I promise to pick up trash at every beach I visit, use metal straws, take quick showers.
Dear Future Self,
I am scared of the things happening right now with our planet.
As causas das mudanças no clima são tão profundas e envolvem tanta gente e tantos lugares.
I promise I will take short showers, eat less meat, and buy local more often.
To my grandchildren,
Ahora vivo en la ciudad de México y cuando debe de llover no llueve… cuando hace calor de verdad hace calor.
Dear Maya, Emilio and Daniel,
We thought that the world was an endless supply of whatever we wanted… I know it sounds hard to believe, but that is the way it was.
To my precious children,
As you’ve grown older, I’ve become increasingly aware that protecting you means more than ensuring your short-term safety. It also means ensuring that you’ll have a safe planet to live on.
I promise when I start my baking franchise, I will reduce pollution made by it as much as physically possible.
I promise I will encourage everyone to adopt a plant-based diet. Good for our health, the animals and the planet.
To what we’ve overcome.
The first step would be in overcoming ourselves. Because whether we end up fading into obscurity, or thriving in prosperity, we will overcome ourselves.
I promise to do my part, supporting federal legislation to protect our earth while starting small with projects at home.