Let Superstorm Sandy wake us up to the fact that from now on, until we shift the way we are thinking, and therefore the way we are living, these destructive dramas will be ongoing. Each one a wake-up call. A call to consciousness, a call to action.
Return, return, return, to what we have always known, what the plants and animals and aboriginals know, and can show us, how to live in concert with Mother Earth rather than against her, as if we were separate from her, superior to her, in control.
Even Bloomberg, Mayor of New York, surveying the destruction, has finally admitted: “Nature is an awful lot more powerful than we are.”