I go through phases

Currently I am purposely not reading a blog I usually read, the subject of which is eradicating plastic from our lives. Normally I find her writing inspiring, but lately she is bringing me waaaaaaay down using a combination of depressing pictures and text. Plastic trash is apparently everywhere and ruining the natural beauty of our planet. Sigh.

I am also unsubscribing from Mother Jones twitter feed because it makes me feel like we are all doomed. I want to know what’s going on in the world but in small doses only. And occasionally I want to feel like I can do something to improve/solve the problems at hand. I can’t stand to be pummelled with depressing shit with no hope of redemption or improvement. I then do nothing because I feel like I’m trying to empty an ocean using a teaspoon.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s