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    The Green Party has continually opposed entry into war and has consistently called for the immediate return of our troops, in stark contrast to the Democratic and Republican parties.
    Today we march, tomorrow we vote Green Party.

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    Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? eBook

    Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? eBook on Amazon

    Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? eBook

    Reflections on Occupy Wall Street, with photos, fun, and good wishes for the future. eBook, Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? (Only $.99 !) In the eBook, the Occupy movement is explored through original reporting, photographs, cartoons, poetry, essays, and reviews.The collection of essays and blog posts records the unfolding of Occupy into the culture from September 2011 to the present.  Authors Kimberly Wilder and Ian Wilder were early supporters of Occupy, using their internet platforms to communicate the changes being created by the American Autumn.

    The eBook is currently available on Amazon for Kindle;  Barnes & Noble Nook ; Smashwords independent eBook seller; and a Kobo for 99 cents and anyone can read it using their Kindle/Nook Reader, smart phone, or computer.

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    Please visit our Etsy shop at: Wilderside Vintage and Antique Jewelry
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    Choosing vintage or antique jewelry to wear and/or gift, is a way to be gentle on the planet. Remembering the Waste Hierarchy Triangle, folks who love the planet should always try to…”Reduce, Reuse, Recycle”. Please share or donate your own jewelry and try buying vintage rather than new.

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Photos & Video: Spring in Port Jefferson

Ian and I spent the afternoon wandering around Port Jefferson. There were lots of wonderful signs of Spring on Long Island. Some photos below. Video at bottom.

Reverend Billy (and Occupy Wall Street) look forward to Spring!

It’s been a long, sad winter already. Though, we have passed Winter Solstice. So, as Reverend Billy writes, we are all barreling towards Spring. Reverend Billy says, “More heat and more light. Amen, Revolujah!” Reverend Billy Looks Forward to Spring Video posted on the front page of OccupyWallSt.org Late December will never be about shopping […]

Video: Spring Swan

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_rVpClSjrPk] This Swan, moving through the water on a gray day, reminds me of the capricious way that Spring has unfolded here on Long Island this year. Contradictory, but satisfying, with the beauty being worth the wait. This footage was taken at Southards Pond in Babylon.

Spring is coming…and other reasons why the world is so full of energy

Kimberly writes: Spring is coming, and I am all wound up. I did get some fun photos today out of my urge to create. (see read more.) Though, I was trying to figure out some reasons why I felt such a compelling surge of energy. Here is what I come up with: The time changed, […]

Groundhog Day 2011: What do the groundhogs say about winter?

On Wednesday, February 2, 2011, here is a round-up of ground hog reports for Ground Hog Day: The most famous, prognosticator, Punxsutawney Phil says: No shadow, Spring is near. More, groundhog predictions:

Winter getting you down? Think Groundhogs, music, and gathering for fun

2012: For Groundhog Week activities for 2012 (including Malverne Mel, PeaceSmiths Coffeehouse, and more) see our new onthewilderside post: here. 2011: Phil says “Early Spring!” The answer from other ground hogs, is at onthewilderside: here. A Long Island, post-ground hog event: The dreariness of winter and all this snow is making me feel kinda low. […]

Video: PeaceSmiths, Strawberries, and The Shinnecock Nation

Video and Links to photos from a PeaceSmiths presentation by Matauqus Tarrant of the Shinnecock Nation Cultural Center and Museum.

Photo…Driving home from work: Free show!

KW: I wish I had captured the moment on tape. Though, I did get a photo quick enough. Wanna know what it’s about?…

LI Concert Notes #57 4/8/10

Friends, Fans and Folkies, If you would like to receive this list of live music on Long Island,  please send an email to LIConcertNotes@optonline.net Here’s some great Live Music on Long Island.   Venue addresses/phones/URLs at end of all listings. Please scroll down.  orrections and Comments are welcome.    Support Live Music on Long Island.  For more […]

Spring video: Let me see what Spring is like on Jupiter and Mars

KW: Feelings spring in my heart, and wanted to share some jazzy, Spring music. What I found were a whole bunch of versions of Fly Me To The Moon on youtube. Fly Me To The Moon: (Only watch if you can vibe on Spring fever…) This is quite silly and fun. “Fly Me To The […]

Happy Spring! Happy Easter! Happy Passover! and new beginnings…

Two photos: Signs of Spring in Southards Pond, Babylon, Long Island. April 1, 2010.

Spring is coming: Photos of Robert Moses Beach

The Spring weather got to us. Ian and I took a drive to Robert Moses Park to go by the ocean. One quick video from the cellphone at bottom Also, some photos…

The Moon in February

Tonight was not a full moon. A scan of internet sites tells me that the full moon will be on Sunday. (Sun. Feb 28, 2010 at 16:38). Though, tonight’s moon was beautiful and powerful.

Today, Sunday, April 5th, 2009…Spring has come to Long Island

A poem about Spring on Long Island