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Feeling the Heat Yet? by James Howard Kunstler

Nothing either party does is going to prevent the house from burning down, and most of what they do only fan the flames. From James Howard Kunstler at… 726 more words

Government

Imagine an immense expansion of wilderness throughout the world by 2050

If cotton could be replaced by a synthetic substance of the same quality, the Aral Sea could be restored and parts of India and China given back to tigers. 119 more words

Daily Blog Posts

It's Midnight Somewhere

The cleansing power of tears is something that is hard for the mind to grasp. And yet, there it is. How many people have wept at midnight? 146 more words

Life

Achievable Good Is Better Than Impossible Perfect

You’ve probably heard the joke about why a ham sandwich is better than eternal happiness:

  • Nothing is better than eternal happiness.
  • And a ham sandwich is better than nothing.
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Philosophy

The Pressures On a Millennial in 2018

Im fresh out of sixth form, with poor a levels and no job prospects. I’m pretty much a failure. However, I’m loving life, I’m care free and I’m happier than ever. 646 more words

THAT IS WHY DAD DRIVES A DIRTY CAR

Shengliver’s Note: The teen writer has a great dad, whose beautiful heart is worn on a muddy car.

 

That Saturday was sunny and warm. I was standing by the roadside waiting for Dad to pick me up for a ride together. 409 more words

Chinese Teens