Sadly, most of us. But before birth we all lived in darkness,
not learning to fear it – and wolves – until after birth.
A starry night sky can show us how.
But first we must eliminate lights that desecrate nights!
We humans are attuned to the full moon’s sublime glow.
But few of us know Her faces, phases.
and forgotten Thoreau’s thoughts:
“In wildness is the preservation of the world.”
To let starry nights heal our pain.
So, weather permitting, on nights when the full moon shines,
(1-31-2018) look up and soak in its silvery sorcery. THEN…
Organize! Rise! Rebel! Revolt! Deny! and Defy! BIG LIGHT!
A little food sustains us. A little light maintains our safety.
Too much food fattens us. Too much light pollutes night.
and paints the night white, desecrating starlight.
fake and phony fare with local, organic, chemical-free food.
blazing lights, with Nature’s Lighting Ordinance, NLO!
1. Make most lights equal to or dimmer than the full moon.
Hey, you! Get a clue! Take my cue! Subdue blue! OR…
Get Science-y: Use lights 540nm or more and 2000K or less.
MY SPIEL AND APPEAL:
mistakenly hoping for a cure they’ll never secure or ensure. So…
seal a deal to restore dark skies.
Too much. Too bright. Wrong color. Wrong temperature.
schemes, memes, and dreams — EPIC FAILS!!
act outside our comfort zones, outside our telescope tubes
and observatories, beyond the borders and boundaries of
our buttoned-down, stiff-necked, old-hat wisdom(?).
educate, demonstrate, agitate for an attainable, viable,
functional, uncompromising solution to light pollution.
NLO! MAKE IT SO!
to fight a perpetual light war, anymore.
‘Tis time to pass my passion and action on to a future
light blight fighter — but privately, not publicly.
Are you curious and serious about starry skies?
Then please reflect on my spiel ‘n appeal over a quiet meal, and if you are truly curious, serious, or FURIOUS about light blight and focused on DOING something about dark skies, please contact me.