Browsing Archive: April, 2010

get over it, we're done.

Posted by Caromia Jardine on Thursday, April 22, 2010,
April 24, day 4 vegetarian
 Do you think we are really going to go extinct sooner rather than later? Almost for sure we will.  I am starting to think we who are in love with life have to really seriously consider palliative care for the human species.  Like all living things we come from the past, live through a very short present, and move into the future,leaving nothing behind except room for other forms of life to replace us. In the case of the human species, perhaps, good riddance to bad r...
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People who change things at risk of life and limb

Posted by Caromia Jardine on Tuesday, April 20, 2010,

“We clasp the hands of those that go before us, and the hands of those who come after us… joined in a dance with the larger circle of all creatures, Passing in and out of life, To a music so subtle and  so vast that no ear hears it Except in fragments”.- an abridged quote from Wendell Berry as I continue reflecting on Uncle Jerry’s death.

 I Went to the Goldman Environmental Awards Ceremony last evening thanks to Carolyn Scott, Patchworks fan,board member, good friend and advocate a...


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Why go vegetarian?

Posted by Caromia Jardine on Monday, April 19, 2010,
My uncle died yesterday on his 84th birthday.  I told people I would go vegetarian in his honor.  "Why" they asked, he was not a vegetarian.  I told them it is because he cared so much about the earth and in his dying days asked me to take care of his grandson as well as my own. Being a vegetarian would put me in the company of millions of others who don't eat meat either because it is too expensive or not available.  I am joining them because it is another great way to step off the overconsu...
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