"No, not hard wired on a suicidal course. After all, the vast majority of humanity will not commit suicide during our lives. But the other side of coming into the world (as we all have) is leaving the world. As finite beings, we only have …"
"I've yet to read through the rest of the enties that I missed over the weekend, but your final note about how these forces have brought us to the brink of extinction is intriguing. Mind you, we've always been there and always will."
"I don't think that any of us can create a "NEW!!!" myth. We can probably suggest or throw out some ideas which might then be picked up by others who might do something to them and then let them sit until someone else kicks it or…"
"Here's my problem with this whole thing of "creating" a new myth. Do we, flawed human beings that we are, create the myth or does it grow organically from life or some such entity?
It's much like the reason why Occupy did…"
"Hello. Just a note in passing. I first encountered Greenpeace as an organization way back at the start of the organization. I was living in Canada (my home and native land) and Greenpeace had just been created to protest the testing of a nuclear…"
We are into the Transition Era where new alchemies, permaculture and Nature are morphing both values and landscapes.Center hear: Are the classic myths still firing our spirits and stories? Join us on a grand journey, fueled by tunes, poetry, sound symbols and plows in the New Global Mythology.See More
Several of our members are published, either books, workbooks, and/or articles. We invite those published to list their works so that the rest of us can find great reads. Any authors willing to start a book study with the Alliance folks?
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