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Thinking (and drawing) with Donella Meadows “In Systems”

Now that winter has actually arrived, I’ve settled into my daily reading tasks. I have an interesting mix of books laying near chairs, on my table and near my bed. None are neglected, all read in bits, or chunks, depending on what food my brain needs and how much reading time I can afford myself with “other” work needing tended to.

A book that seems to be speaking LOUDLY before I’ve done much more than read the introduction….is by Donella Meadows, called “Thinking in Systems”. From the introduction, I can see that my transforming-rewiring-woman self, who since little girlhood has agreed with Dorothy Day’s statement: “Most of our problems stem from our acceptance of this filthy rotten system” is on the way to being nourished.