In solidarity with the climate change summit, I offer this musing from a previous post. May we have a change of heart and habit.
“…This effect grants the power to cause a hurricane in China to a butterfly flapping its wings in New Mexico. It may take a very long time, but the connection is real. If the butterfly had not flapped its wings at just the right point in space/time, the hurricane would not have happened.”
Down Here Wispy tendrils of hazy smoke from Canada’s forest fires Lasso branches of not-so-evergreens And the aberrant heat drapes its humid blanket over this bed We now must lie in. Over There Adam lies drowning In a pool of lethal despair While in Bahrain more mundane matters Press on Ahmad and the butterfly spirals down To The Boneyard of Indifference. ©Rita H Kowats August 3, 2017