I am thankful that we have the right to vote (at advanced polls too!), the freedom to speak our minds; and opportunities to share our experiences and inspirations openly through writing.
I am also thankful for Green Living Ottawa as a resource for environmental topics in our region and up-coming events of interest. 🙂
Written by Denise Deby.
Here are a few things I’m thankful for these days:
Advocacy: I’m grateful to all the wonderful people around who are speaking up about what needs to be changed, finding creative solutions, organizing opportunities for others to make a difference, and inspiring the rest of us to think, live and act more mindfully.
Art: Ottawa has many impressive people who through their art, music, films, stories and other creative pursuits are not just spreading the work about environmental and social issues, but helping us see that different ways of thinking and acting are possible. (Don’t miss the Walking With Our Sisters memorial, a powerful tribute to missing and murdered Indigenous women, at Carleton University’s Art Gallery until Oct. 16, 2015.)
Being a part of nature: Getting outdoors is calming, rejuvenating and a reminder of our connection with other things. Right…
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