Choices

Choices

Dear Partners in Green, During the last few weeks, I have been thinking about the word choice and its relationship to the Climate Crisis. It seems so simple, so obvious, but I also find it to be thought-provoking, profound, and chilling. Choice is, by definition, an...
Common Ground

Common Ground

Dear Partners in Green, Communicating your concern for the environment can be tricky and can feel somewhat like a dance. You want to make a point, but you don’t want the other person to feel as though you are stepping on their toes. And today, in this country, our...
Vote!

Vote!

Dear Partners in Green, I want to begin by wishing you a happy and healthy New Year, and as green a holiday as possible. I am hopeful that many of your New Year’s resolutions take into account the fragility of our natural world and that 2024 will be our greenest year...
A Little Good News

A Little Good News

When it comes to the state of our natural world: global warming, air pollution, waste built up, ozone layer degradation, species extinction, it appears there is little good news, little cause for celebration. But still, there are a few bright lights on the...
There Will Be No “New Normal”

There Will Be No “New Normal”

I warn you, this may be a bit of a “downer.”  The term “new normal” keeps coming up. We keep hearing that this is a “new normal” we are dealing with regarding Climate Change, but where did that term even originate, and what does it really mean, and most important,...