People often ask me, “What can one person do?” And I say, “Stop being one person.”
an emptiness, too, in the bright
flicker of a cardinal on my back fence
can you tell me the colors
sweeping the sky this evening,
can you tell me exactly the volcanic-ash
effects, the drought and dust effects,
the shift of light along the spectrum
Allowing the seas to recover from the outrageous assaults of commercial fishing can help heal our own wounded lives.
E.O.Wilson says we already know
what happens to elephants—to us—
when families are broken, when
matriarchs and memories are lost.
The darkness of my sacred ignorance enlightens me.
About one million of the world’s animal and plant species are now at risk of extinction − the largest number in human history ever to be facing the threat of oblivion.
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