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G Lindorff interviews Gaia

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Gary Lindorff: Hello grandmother, it's me again.

Gaia: Hello my son, what is it you want to say now.

GL: I'm sick grandmother. I went to the Parliament of World Religions in Salt Lake City and I heard from the Grandmothers, your human counterparts, and the Grandfathers of many Indigenous wisdom traditions. And I was deeply moved and inspired to work for change, but all I could do when I got back home was write two poems.

Gaia: Those were good poems my son.

GL: But now I don't know what to do.

Gaia: How have things changed with you my child?

GL: I don't have a religion to call my own, but I'm not sure that is what I need at this point. I guess I am looking for reassurance that, no matter what happens in the next 25-50 years, you will favor us, that you will favor our descendants, that you still be willing to be our home.

Gaia: Are you forgetting that I am your mother?

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Gary Lindorff is a poet, writer, blogger and author of five nonfiction books, three collections of poetry, "Children to the Mountain", "The Last recurrent Dream" (Two Plum Press), "Conversations with Poetry (coauthored with Tom Cowan), and (more...)

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