“If we have our own why in life, we shall get along with almost any how.” Friedrich Nietzsche--How to Philosophize with a Hammer. __________________________________________________ Considering the impacts artificial paradigms have physically, psychologically, and environmentally, we need to reconsider the shallow spoon feeding or acceptance of " why’s" that subvert, oversimplify, and cheapen intrinsic and instinctual… Continue reading The Will to Live
Conscientiously, Authentically Science!
A very reasonable question was asked on Quora to which some professionals responded aggressively and maybe even pompously. The question was: Why are people so sure the current experts in science can't be wrong, when history has shown they have been wrong many times before? I appreciate and even identify with the question. I don't identify… Continue reading Conscientiously, Authentically Science!
Ramadan blessing, Pope Francis and the de-secularization of thought
An indigenous natural perspective on fasting and dua (blessing): In the name of the one who created and designed all that we know in this majestic world: Ramadan is for the spiritual calibration of actionable positive reality in a large swath of humanity—the worlds Muslims. It is time for Islam to voice by a billion… Continue reading Ramadan blessing, Pope Francis and the de-secularization of thought
Simple and bountiful agroecology…
Old school agroecology nurturing a balanced presence for centuries is a beautiful thing in 2015. Many of the Carpathian mountain cultures have been a resounding success socially and ecologically. The tomorrow we seek is one that balances the old, the new, and the rediscovered with appropriate design and technology. It is one of balance and… Continue reading Simple and bountiful agroecology…
I would say "permaculture" is our greatest answer to the future. It is huge and includes all types and all aspects and is growing exponentially in all countries of the planet. All are working with their ideas of appropriate technology. Some are changing from a suit and tie to use the tie as a strap… Continue reading Sustainable?