List to Learn

This is just a quick list of the things I’ve thought of to learn. I really don’t know much about any of these things, as I haven’t learned them yet. Any additions, as always, would be very welcome, as I’m sure that I’ve missed at least several obvious things and many more that are less […]

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Anxiety 1: 爥, a poem.

Originally posted on 360 by bike:
爥 A wildfire carried by wind, Consuming life before realization, so alive that rain-soaked moss withers and lights, Whips across miles, Like dust in a gentle breeze For the orbital lens ? ? An ember rests deep in the ashes Ripples its old light out in darkness The bond tears, the grain cracks…

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We Reached Peak Stuff

Originally posted on Pretending Not To Panic:
The head of sustainability at Ikea has declared that we’ve reached Peak Stuff. That’s an interesting assertion from a furniture and household goods retailer because it challenges the very concept of their consumer based business. Though he didn’t define how that will change the products for sale, it…

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You, Today (Part One- Live)

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” – Mahatma Gandhi At the beginning of my journey, I wrote pages and pages of thoughts on how I should continue with my life having been introduced to the severity of this impending disaster. My plan, originally, was to type […]

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The World Today

Ideally, after the passing of such a crisis, we could take advantage of the removal of today’s society and reshape it in a better way. In order to do this, we must first address what is wrong with the world today. A list seems to be in order: Intolerance of religious differences of sexual orientation […]

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Potential

Personally, I am not happy with society today as it is. I could go on for hours about what is wrong with it. History itself is proof that humans live to serve short-sighted, self-centered agendas. The destruction of our environment, the enslavement of any number of peoples, the idea of racially applied social Darwinism, and […]

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