....only as you gasp your dying breath shall you understand, your life amounted to no more than one drop in a limitless ocean!" Yet what is any ocean but a multitude of drops?
Cloud Atlas, David Mitchell
The new front garden - 3 months in http://www.gwenfarsgarden.info/2018/09/front-garden-3-months-in.html
People with disabilities/chronic illness, are frequently questioned about their use of mobility aids. So I've written a short blogpost that explains that cars are mobility aids too
“Chickens are descended from dinosaurs.”
”Chickens *are* dinosaurs.”
Thousands gather to block London bridges in climate rebellion
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Now Westminster Bridge is now blocked
I'm going to to something I wouldn't normally do, and that's link to posts on birdsite. This is just to show pics of the #ExtinctionRebellion actions today.
First up Waterloo Bridge is now occupied
The child put the spade away and lifted the time capsule.
"What is in here, grandma?"
"Things I feared might be lost forever. So I took some and buried when I was young. Open it."
"Oh!" the child said, "I know what these are. This is joy, and this is hope."
"They weren't lost."
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories
@makeworld I think you got the idea about it the wrong way around.
The goal of having people arested is to move the overton window.
More people arested provides something to write about, which means more people will be aware of the problem
The arest being on civil disobedience (rather than destruction) bring popular support and more people willing to mobilise (demo, etc). Some keep an active role and help organise.
With enough people organising, the issue becomes unavoidable for the gov
Sunbeam City is a solarpunk instance.