New Round of “10-Steps To Personal Resilience & Empowerment”

It’s tough being an aware, awake person in this culture. Each day seems to bring more bad news: more natural disasters, more hate-fueled actions, more division, and more reminders that our culture is destroying our planetary lifelines.  We at the Good Grief Network are aware of the pain, anger, grief…

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Resources To Dig Deeper Into Each Step

Overall Recommendations: Articles “In Facing Mass Extinction, We Must Allow Ourselves to Grieve” by Dahr Jamail “The Miraculous Hope Of Climate Realists” by Erika Spangler-Siegfried Facing Extinction by Catherine Ingram Audio Article “We Need Courage, Not Hope, To Face Climate Change“ “Beyond Hope” by Derrick Jensen “Forget Shorter Showers” by…

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Next Week: Personal Resilience In A Chaotic Climate

We are excited to announce that a new round of the Good Grief Network‘s successful “10-Steps to Personal Resilience In A Chaotic Climate” will be launching on February 27, 2019 at 6:30pm. We’re meeting at the Unitarian Church: 569 S 1300 E, Salt Lake City, Utah 84102. You’ll have to head to the North Doors and…

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Resources to Go Further Into Step 4:

STEP 4: Confront My Own Mortality And The Mortality Of All “The Revolution Will Not Be televised“ Charles Eisenstein: Climate — A New Story (Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Independent bookstores). Flight From Death Documentary (Preview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RH7686gJgj8) “The People Paradox: Self-Esteem Striving, Immortality Ideologies, and Human Response to Climate Change” Civil Disobedience Over Climate Change…

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Resources To Go Further Into Step 3

Step 3: Practice Sitting With Uncertainty Resources to Go Further: Books Charles Eisenstein: Climate — A New Story (Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Independent bookstores). Rebecca Solnit: Hope In The Dark Rebecca Solnit: Paradise Built In Hell Pema Chodron:  Living Beautifully: with Uncertainty and Change Pema Chodron: Comfortable with Uncertainty: 108 Teachings on Cultivating Fearlessness and Compassion…

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Resources To Go Further Into Step 2

Step 2: Acknowledge That I am Part Of The Problem As Well As The Solution   Resources To Go Further: “Forget Shorter Showers” by Derrick Jensen: https://orionmagazine.org/article/forget-shorter-showers/ “Neoliberalism has conned us into fighting climate change as individuals” by Martin Lukacs: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/true-north/2017/jul/17/neoliberalism-has-conned-us-into-fighting-climate-change-as-individuals “What to Do When You Don’t Know What’s Next” by Dawa Tarchin Phillips: https://tricycle.org/magazine/dont-know-whats-next/…

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