Losing to War So many wars, so little time… a war on weeds a war on illiteracy a war on hunger a war on cancer a war on pests a war on germs a war on drugs a war on racism a war on intolerance With a little ingenuity, we can conquer nature once and for all, right, BASF-Bayer-Monsanto? Roche? Merck? Exxon? And then there’s the wars we don’t talk about: the war on silence the war on darkness the war on ease the war on rest the war on joy the war on generosity the war on freedom the war on art the war on god the war on spirit We are losing these wars. Indeed we are losing to war. We have lost the war on drugs. Drugs won. Big Pharma (and their pocket media ) have us. 💊 And we are losing the war on ourselves. Suicide now claims more lives than wars, murder, and natural disasters combined 😱 The enemy is within. Our petri dish is a COMPACT Culture . Born into a culture of death, we grieve for our lives. Grief is praise because it is the natural way love honors what it misses. Martin Prechtel, Mayan elder poet Our self-esteem is plummeting. Imposter syndrome is skyrocketing. Which begs the question… Why are we fighting?