Joh's Writings Essay

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However Jon really just wanted to stay in his room where he could write for the next three months. He was getting ready to recite his poem in front of many people in the coming months. Just the thought of leaving for California so soon made him nervous. His coming back in the beginning of June was way too much traveling for his nerves. Casey was extremely adamant, however and Jon was soon to go to California and partake in this event. Noranna just “sighed” and relinquished herself to the fact that her son was leaving her so soon, it was just a fact of his growing up she thought! Casey explained to Noranna in laymen’s terms, that the concept of ‘wave energy’ would extend the electrical grid into the Pacific Ocean with parallel and meridian lines. Many felt that the outcome would be devastating to marine life. Seemingly covert was how the oil companies were already slipping in; they wanted a piece of the pie too. Slicing and dicing up what was left of the sanctuaries of Northern California coast was at an all time high. Casey may have been young but his voice was valuable in marketing “renewable energy”. Renewable energy was following the path of least resistance and was one path to ensure healthy marine life and its estuaries. Energy was taking on a whole new meaning for it would reflect nature as well as profit. The constant bombardment of electricity had finally taken its toll on people. It had been known to create nerve pain and even cancer in women. The fat cells in women seemed to absorb the good the bad and the ugly. The concept of renewable energy was still a hard sell for the governing powers.
Jon decided in bringing some predated seeds of conifers, dates and apples and one purple and pink bean to the meeting. He personally wanted to explore and feel the redwoods up close but he told Casey that he would take notes during their discussions, (he made sure that he had his special quill tips to write with.)
Sighing to herself Noranna was thinking how her two young men would soon be entering California’s northern coasts with all their charms… as brilliant and humorous as two lost babes in the wilderness! “Oh my!” Throwing up her hands, “Yesuha" “They will need all the help they can mustard up those two!” Noranna couldn’t help but smile. She wondered what kind of silk cloaks she would weave both of them? She could just see them entering into a most enchanting world of ancient giants, the ‘Red woods’. Northern California coast was quite a magnificent place from what she had heard. “Perhaps I’ll go there myself someday”, said Noranna to herself. Now what kind of threads would she use to make their cloaks? ‘The kind of threads made of woods, plants and the minerals of the earth and with an added touch of steal!’ She thought to herself. “Nothing is stronger for the spirit then walking through America wearing the soles of peace with a cap of salutation to square things off.” She said out loud. “I better start making my own silk...

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