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Posts Tagged ‘Thoreau

WORK, WORK, WORK

September 2, 2013

                                      Thoughts on Labor Day 2013     Hesiod said the first mortals were made of gold. That would be totally good news but Kronos was king of heaven and had a habit of eating his own children, so it was wise to exercise caution. Otherwise these […]

It Was Never Easy Being Green

May 13, 2010

You’d think nature worship went back to the Beginning–whenever that was, and we decry pollution, have national parks and license hunting. And the English and Europeans come here to “get away from it all,” find a more pristine life and fewer people. Doesn’t that all mean something? Well, yes, but things changed along the way, […]