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The Sadness of Squirrels

Last weekend, I drove back to Massachusetts, something I commonly do. Taking the bus two weeks earlier was relaxing, but it turned out I caught a cold because of the bus, the station–somebody’s virus lurking somewhere in those environs. 711 more words


Saving Planet Earth

From my Flash Fiction Collection

Great Being Five was going to be in trouble. Big trouble. She had contravened the Non-Interference Protocol on one of the four inhabited planets she managed. 446 more words

Stories, Poems And Other Short Pieces

Tanzanian Women, Listen To Your President And Populate Your Country.

Tanzania’s President John Magufuli has urged women of the East African nation to stop using contraception as the country needs more people. According to CNN he is also reported to have said those advocating for birth control were foreign and had sinister motives. 501 more words


Breed Responsibly

This is not a scientific paper, but merely one person’s view.
Back last century they used to talk about the population explosion. How human numbers were growing at such an alarming rate and what could be done about it. 2,206 more words



I have been listening to this song called “Never Give Up” by Sia. It is about young boys in India who are running away from guards who are trying to catch these children who have nothing who are stealing goods. 1,182 more words

Berkeley Council Calls For Population Control To Address "Climate Emergency"

Back in June, the city of Berkeley, California passed a resolution declaring a climate emergency and, essentially, calling for population control. The council also voted to urge other governments in the Golden State to take similar action in order to… 61 more words

Climate Change

Overpopulation: Do we need an inferno?

Quite a few years ago, I was walking through the local Borders store, and my eyes fell on the new Dan Brown book, “Inferno”. The synopsis was intriguing and Dan had done it again. 557 more words