Concerned for Mother Earth and her population. I try to be as aware of current events as I can be and still have some kind of life (and with Fibromyalgia that ain't easy). I share my knowledge and thoughts with people who need to hear it and are capable of helping in some way.
To take life one day at a time and each day make a positive difference or contribution in some way. Even if it is just signing a petition.
What Gives Me Hope
Seeing modern technology used for the betterment of the planet. The BP oil spill was a disaster, but the technology used to stop the leak and cleanup was incredible. Kevin Costner's invention that sat on the shelf for ten years because the oil companies were blind and arrogant.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
What/who changed my life and why
Wilson Rawls. When I was in junior high, our English and reading teacher read a novel for the class over the period of several weeks. The name of the book: Where The Red Fern Grows, by Wilson Rawls. This invoked emotions that I never knew could be found in a book. It got me excited about reading and dogs. I have the book and several versions of the movie.