Turning 70 last Thursday was a sobering experience.
- A morning call from my brother in Australia brought us worries about his health along with news about Melbourne’s National Day of Mourning for those who died, and whose communities were obliterated, in Victoria’s recent fires.
- Early evening we attended a talk entitled “What’s Happening to the Arctic? A Thinking Person’s Guide to the Future” by Neil Hamilton, director of the World Wildlife Fund’s International Arctic Program. “What’s happening in the Arctic is deeply profound,” he told us. “It’s going to affect all of our lives.” And, we only have 3-4 years to change course or it will be too late.
Today we read about words spoken (more…)