Earth Day, 49 Years 

Earth Day, 49 Years 

Haleakala Sunset, Maui, Hawaii I remember the first Earth Day in 1970. We used different words back then: water pollution, air pollution, and ozone depletion. Aerosol spray was a threat. The first Earth Day and the actions that followed had broad support from the...
2285

2285

When walking through a forest, I’ve noticed certain unique trees, usually located some distance from each other: they are larger, straighter, stronger, and they have a majestic air about them. They appear older than the others by some measure and look regal, a forest...
Saving Grace

Saving Grace

The summer I was sixteen, I thought, this may be my last summer to goof off because I’ll probably have to work every summer from here on out. I’d better make the best of it. Well, that lasted about a week. My dad came down into the basement, woke me up and said, “Get...