“Cultivating Active Hope: Living With Joy Amidst the Climate Crisis,”

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“Cultivating Active Hope: Living With Joy Amidst the Climate Crisis,”

Post by jackofnightmares » November 18th, 2019, 4:58 pm

there is no cure,
for the vicissitudes of mourning and melancholia,
even so, poetry is healing
the palliative joy of creation
"Skepticism is the chastity of the intellect" George Santayana, The Idea of Christ in the Gospels

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Re: “Cultivating Active Hope: Living With Joy Amidst th9e Climate Crisis,”

Post by mnaz » November 19th, 2019, 4:53 am

Well, considering (at least theoretically) that we have at least some control over our own destiny, then...

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Re: “Cultivating Active Hope: Living With Joy Amidst the Climate Crisis,”

Post by jackofnightmares » December 29th, 2019, 10:02 pm

“I am at the moment writing a lengthy indictment against our century. When my brain begins to reel from my literary labors, I make an occasional cheese dip.”
― John Kennedy Toole, A Confederacy of Dunces
"Skepticism is the chastity of the intellect" George Santayana, The Idea of Christ in the Gospels

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