MN Writes Reads



Living on the Red Road

I have been thinking, talking, and posting on social media about the climate emergency situation.  I remember meeting Hopi elder

  • 10/27/2019

Healthy Self, Healthy Planet

Nursing and Climate Change

  • 09/25/2019

The Myth of Capitalism

The glue that holds us together as human communities, the understanding that we are all connected to and responsible for each other, has been rendered invisible by the myth of the heroic, self-sufficient individual.

  • 09/24/2019
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Protecting Wilderness

As a professional expedition leader, I have spent the better part of the last decade in the Boundary Waters Canoe

  • 08/01/2019

How to Make Recycling Work

Since we were kids, both of us have been endlessly curious about how things work, intrigued by complex problems, and

  • 07/01/2019

Being a Doula to the Next Economy

In Fort McMurray, near the Canadian oil fields where mostly men live and work, a phone directory features 10 pages

  • 06/01/2019

A Wild and Alien World

It was four meters long, with mesmerizing white spots on its back — not nearly as large as whale sharks

  • 05/01/2019

Celebrating a Vision

Two white-haired women farmers in Lac Qui Parle County challenged and changed me by their example. I met them by

  • 04/01/2019

The Plant-Based Revolution

As an entrepreneur, Michelle Courtright has run a creative brand agency and owned the co-working space Flock. What she could

  • 04/01/2019

My Slow Movement Holiday

As a kid, I was as eager for Christmas presents as anyone, soaking in the giddy anticipation of that wonderful time of

  • 12/01/2018