Posts Tagged ‘earthweek’

In some places, the world really is coming to an end

Posted April 26th, 2011 in Blog, Featured 3 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Right? I mean, Missouri, Arkansas, western Texas – it really is the end for some folks, homes, whole communities, burned, torn apart by tornadoes, flooded out by rain totals of 15 inches or more over 4 days and more to come. In inundated and damaged areas of Missouri, […]

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New year, new challenges: Not much changed with the hanging of the new calendar on my wall

Posted January 3rd, 2011 in Blog, Featured 1 Comment

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: I think I like celebrating the cycles of nature more than the human-made calendar year. It has much more significance, more resonance, as it were. It is us in tune with the real. These numbers, our appointment books and calendars – they help organize our busy lives but […]

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Change whirling all around us

Posted February 22nd, 2010 in Blog, Featured 5 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: If you’re paying attention to the news, you’ve seen reports from the Madeira Islands, Portugal – the massive floods, the torrential rains that caused torrents of water to wash away hillsides, homes, whole communities. This morning’s figures: 42 dead, 120 injured, many unaccounted for. Then this morning, I […]

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One round world sharing one big mess

Posted January 30th, 2010 in Blog, Featured 4 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: [WE’VE JUST ADDED A ‘NEWS’ UPDATE. CLICK ON THE TAB ABOVE AND FIND OUT WHAT WE’RE UP TO.] In our last post we reflected on what it means to be part of one round finite world, a beautiful globe that we share with 6.8 billion people and millions […]

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