Archive for September, 2008

The Wise are aware of the Whole

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

The Wise are aware of the Whole while interacting with the parts this is how they can help without harming. I found this today in my Timothy Freke edition of Lao Tzu’s Tao Te Ching; the end of verse 28.

The Big Issue

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

Wake up, Freak out – Then get a grip

Thursday, September 18th, 2008

Wake Up, Freak Out – then Get a Grip from Leo Murray on Vimeo. This is an excellent short animated film that talks about the bits of climate science we don’t often hear about, and what they really mean: not what they mean scientifically, but what real impact they will have on our very own […]

The big question

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

Home spin

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008

“My mum died four years ago and I have already thrown away all the jumpers she knitted for me.” So begins an old blog entry I found today, loitering in the drafts folder since November last year. I’m publishing it now, unfinished (see the last paragraph), exactly as I found it. I think it speaks […]

Soy Milk (and beer)

Monday, September 1st, 2008

Despite the greenwash, Tetrapaks are made from a three-part composite of cardboard, polyethylene plastic and aluminum foil. The cardboard fiber can be separated for reuse in paper products and, I’ve read, there are some limited uses for the resulting aluminum-polyethylene mixture. And it takes energy to separate them. A quick scan of the web today […]