This compendium of Earth Manifesto essays contains provocative explorations of the nature of our societies, and of the existential nature of our being in general. These essays contain creative... More > insights into our economic and political systems, as well as perspectives that encompass ecological intelligence, philosophical viewpoints, spiritual perspectives, and the psychology that underlies our human activities.< Less
The Original Earth Manifesto is the first of what has evolved into 12 Books of the Earth Manifesto. Each of the 121 one-page Soliloquies in this original manuscript has been transcribed from the... More > original in this historic version of provocative ideas and insightful understandings. This Book Nine also contains a long list of germinating ideas in June 2014.< Less
This book contains Germinating ideas for the development of more coherent Earth Manifesto essays. It is a work in progress! It also contains two Open Letters to President Obama that seek to achieve... More > political reforms that would contribute to the common good over the long run.< Less
War and Peace have long been crucially important issues in human civilizations, so a close examination is made in this collection of essays about vital issues related to war and peace. Freedom,... More > mutual security, democracy, economics, militarism, patriotism, and extremism are evaluated, and a wide variety of sources is adduced to include their valuable insights.< Less
This is a cookbook that contains some of the healthiest recipes ever invented, and they create food that is delicious! In addition, this collection of essays provides figurative recipes for our... More > nation to create a better world through an embrace of feminine, holistic, fair-minded, and farsighted perspectives.
The provocative worldviews included with these recipes include some advice to the Tea Party and Occupy Movements, and there are also several compendiums of prescriptions for how we could improve our societies by fairly fixing our Social Security and healthcare systems, and by advancing a progressive agenda for a more sane humanity. These ideas would help guide us forward toward achieving goals that are in best interests of almost everyone alive, now and in future generations.< Less
This is the magnum opus of the Earth Manifesto. It contains entertaining stories, incisive insights, philosophical introspections and biggest picture perspectives of all the great issues that face... More > human beings and our civilizations today.< Less
This book revives Thomas Paine's bestselling pamphlet, Common Sense, and advocates independence from the tyranny of the people and entities that are abusing power in modern times: large corporations... More > and people who push for expanded privileges for the wealthiest 1% of Americans at the expense of all others. An overarching Bill of Rights for Future Generations is proposed in Common Sense Revival that should be used to help guide our national decision-making. The perspectives of Mark Twain are also brought to bear, and extensive analysis is made of the best ways to a more salubrious future. And a Sustainability Index provides an excellent gauge of the status of our efforts to create thriving and sustainable civilizations.< Less
This Book Two of the Earth Manifesto contains a provocative biography of the estimable author Mark Twain along with a variety of interesting philosophical ideas. An essay about Huckleberry Finn and... More > some related modern insights weighs in with some of the great author's down-home ways of seeing the world. Mark Twain's influence is also revealed in ideas, issues and philosophical insights explored in Gaia's Geological Perspective, which provides a rich perspective on the ecosystems and processes involved in the stately procession of our home planet around the Sun. And various aspects of "The Common Good, Properly Understood" are explored.
This Book also contains a Press Release that provides a big picture overview of the Earth Manifesto, along with a Table of Contents for each of the Twelve Books of the Earth Manifesto.< Less
This collection of Earth Manifesto essays contains some of the most entertaining ideas and philosophical explorations in the entire manifesto.
The essay Tall Tales, Provocative Parables, Luminous... More > Clarity and Evocative Truths: A Modern Log from the Sea of Cortez is about a fun trip made with seven sexy gals friends afloat on a catamaran sailboat on the Sea of Cortez. It contains some deep thoughts about biology, geology, evolution, politics and philosophy.
Tyrants and Damsels continues in this vein, starting with an examination of the evolutionary marriage of fungi and algae in lichens, of all things, and then explores a variety of important ideas that are important in the world today.
Inspiration, Imagination and the Deep Well of Human Impulses looks into the marvelous motives behind creative writers like John Steinbeck and Jack London. Dante's Divine Comedy is also explored, and RAPTURE MANIA, and various Mississippi River Reflections.
Dr. Tiffany B. Twain< Less