Urgent Message to the Future

To: Anyone and Everyone willing to listen.

Message:  Use the past as a tool.  Study it well.  Learn from our mistakes and do what is right.  Instil some common sense again.  Work with your neighbors and families again.  Have empathy.  Provide support.  Take pride in what you do.  Take ownership of what you do.  Survive.

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29 thoughts on “Urgent Message to the Future

  1. Have empathy. That is the most important part of your message. Empathy is so rare. I find it so hard to believe how un-empathetic people can be sometimes. Maybe you can look back on this message many years later and remember your lovely words 🙂 .

    • I wonder what is about our society that has caused the current lack of empathy? I don’t want to just label it as “an entitlement problem.” I want to know how we got here to begin with.

    • Thank you! I wasn’t sure where I was headed with it when I started… I got through a few lines, and then thought, “‘Urgent,’ an urgent message would be brief.” It just seemed to fit.

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