There’s a lot of umph out there to go back to a simpler time.
After taking some leisure time to peruse other’s blogs and thoughts, I found a distinct pattern of people longing to go back to simplicity, to a clean planet, and to our roots. I should preface, I did search “Earth”.
One post by Chris Hall inspired me to write this post – What will become of us – a poem for Earth Day
There’s not a day that goes by where I don’t imagine myself living on a tropical island or in the prairie. No technology. No clothing as we know it today. No conventional toothpaste. All I would have is the love, support, and commune of my family; and the love, support, and commune of nature.
A “teacher” of mine once told me that moving back to these types of times would really not be ideal. Think about having to clean your clothes in a creek, or, yeah, not having toothpaste!
I don’t know that these inconveniences would have been considered inconveniences back then, though.
It’s like getting into your car. That’s not really a major inconvenience. But if thirty years from now we’re all teleporting, driving would seem like washing your clothes in the creek.
There’s just something about a pristine environment that I long for heavily. Maybe because I know it once existed and probably never will again.
And, what’s more, now I know I’m not alone.
Here’s to what was, and what could have been.
In Soil We Trust,
2 thoughts on “Running Up That Time Machine”
Maybe by the time we’re teleporting we’ll be respecting our planet more too. Have to hope 🌄
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Haha perhaps! Agreed. Have faith we’ll get there eventually. Thanks for stopping by Bring Back Soil!