Why I don’t believe in the value of negative vegan activism, and that positivity is the most efficient way to convince people. I’ll just jump right in. A lot of vegan activism is, from what I have seen, negative; sharing shocking footage of animal abuse in slaughterhouses, telling stories of vicious farmers and the ‘truth’ … Continue reading How to be Vegan AND a Real Person.
Patterns like aboriginal paintings, she tells me. Later I call her crazy but really she is the most real person here; quirky but wealthy in knowledge of the woods
Despair is running high. Focus is what is lacking.
And once again, quite obviously, it has just taken some reading and conscious thought to reflect, to calm me again and notice what has to be done. I have been flailing and it’s been noticeable, today there has been some clarity.
We are warned not to leave our car alone. “The abbos with strip it.” Says one person. I hear this expression a lot, especially in the Northern territory.