Def: 1.) noun;(From Merriam-Webster) social instability from a breakdown of standards and values
2.): personal unrest, alienation, and uncertainty that comes from a lack of purpose or ideals

Volcan Olmez~~Unsplash

“The state of disorganization, or amomie, is thus reinforced by the fact that passions are less disciplined at the very time when…


Roaring Ahead In Waves

Pixabay

“…We shall have repressed — out of fear of complicity with illusion — any palpitation within us. Unable to have disembodied our life in a sonnet, we shall drag our corruption in shreds and tatters, for having outstripped music and death alike, we shall stumble, blind, toward a funeral immortality…”


“They paved paradise~And put up a parking lot […] Don’t it always seem to go~You don’t know what you’ve got~Till it’s gone~They paved paradise and put up a parking lot” - Joni Mitchell~Big Yellow Taxi — 1971 [1*]

Simon Berger~~Unsplash

“There are all sorts of troubles in the world today. Runaway inflation…


Links to Stories Today 12th, October, 2021

A somewhat technical one on the arctic. http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2021/10/glasgow-and-global-warming-to-2c-and-beyond.html

Canadians Fighting to Save Old Growth Forests https://thenarwhal.ca/bc-old-growth-forest-dakota-bowl/

Some Hopium Nonsense — There Are No Net-Zero Industries https://www.desmog.com/2021/10/11/seven-in-ten-major-uk-pension-funds-yet-to-make-robust-net-zero-commitment-say-campaigners/ And Finally, A Message…


Jeremy Thomas~~Unsplash

Cosmos

“The fabric of the cosmos is fascinatingly intricate as well as immense beyond all reason. There are various fields woven into its fabric, gravity, time, matter, energy — along with some dark elements, dark matter and dark energy — which we are still grasping at various elements to understand. It’s…


“We live equally out of our bodies and out of our minds.

“Concerned as I am with this inner world, observing day in and day out its devastation, I ask why this has happened?

“One component of an answer, […]is that we can act on our experience of ourselves, others…


“Children are not yet fools, but we shall turn them into imbeciles like ourselves, with high IQ’s if possible. […]

“Love and violence, properly speaking, are polar opposites. Love lets the other be, but with affection and concern. Violence, attempts to constrain the other’s freedom, to force him [sic] to…


“We are immersed in a sea of narratives from various sources, the TV, social media, the ‘net, etc., and figuring our real facts from the pervasive mess of nonsense takes a bit of effort. It also takes time and most folks don’t have the time, or inclination even, to discern…


“At this moment in history, we are all caught in the hell of frenetic passivity. We find ourselves threatened by extermination that will be reciprocal, that no one wishes, that everybody fears, that may just happen to us “because” no one knows how to stop it. […] Is it still…


Too Many People

“Earth is overcrowded with people. Plain and simple. Most problems we face today can all be boiled down to overpopulation and overshoot. And I do mean way, way, overcrowded. Supporting almost eight billion people simply can’t be done on a planet that’s Earth sized. Yet in 95%, or greater, of…

John Allen

Critic, Cynic, Pessimist “We are all interconnected to Universe and each other whether we like it or not”

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