Tag Archives: environment

Two Which Generation Does The World Belong?- Pearl Buck

I do not believe in a child world. It is a fantasy world. I believe the child should be taught from the very first that the whole world is his world, that adult and child share one world, that all … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Nature: William Penn

It were happy if we studied nature and acted according to nature, whose rules are few, plain and most reasonable. William Penn 1644-1718 The illustration is copyright: beboy via Shutterstock

Posted in Quotation | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Our Hold On The Planet: Robert Frost

We asked for rain. It didn’t flash and roar. It didn’t lose its temper at our demand And blow a gale. It didn’t misunderstand And give us more than our spokesman bargained for; And just because we owned to a … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Silent Spring: Rachel Carson

There was once a town in the heart of America where all life seemed to live in harmony with its surroundings…Then a strange blight crept over the area and everything began to change…There was a strange stillness…The few birds seen … Continue reading

Posted in Prose | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Slowly The Poison The Whole Bloodstream Fills: William Empson

Slowly the poison the whole blood stream fills. It is not the effort nor the failure tires. The waste remains, the waste remains and kills. It is not your system or clear sight that mills Down small to the consequence … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment