Fragments and weirding part 1


This’ll be part 1 of a series of rambling, thoughtful, posts I’ll be writing on my perceptions of the social and cultural catastrophe that is global weirding. First, let me explain that I have adopted the term ‘global weirding’ to express my view of the climate emergency that is now beyond our capacity to fix…

Gardening for Ligaya: Part 4


In a developed ecosystem, even the predators are providers and energy is not lost, just converted. In this picture, the caterpillar eating our pear tree is providing nutrients for a sunflower. My needs are only secondary and the fact that I would prefer to eat pears than sunflowers is irrelevant. We gardeners have to learn…