St. Winifred’s Well, Treffynnon, Holywell, Flintshire, Wales. Image via Wiki.

Thanks to Infinite Shift for sharing this thought-and-inspiration-stirring article by Trevor Malkinson from UpliftConnect.

Since the reblog function formats inelegantly, here’s an excerpt, and then a link to the full version of Trevor’s article.


“If the world is to be healed through human efforts, I am convinced it will be by ordinary people, people whose love for this life is even greater than their fear.” ~ Joanna Macy

“It is too easy in today’s world with news headlines about global conflict and the depressing state of the environment, to fall into hopelessness and apathy about the possibility of anything ever being any different. The future can appear dastardly bleak, but is it really? Perhaps the state of the world is merely a call to arms; to passionate action to defend what we love and to fight with the heart of a sacred warrior for this beautiful place we call home. Maybe we just can make a difference, if we change our perception and discover our inner power.”

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Image Credit: The Course of Empire Desolation, 1836, Thomas Cole.