Landri’s To-Do List

Survive First Year at Furman Those who know me well know that my planner contains my calendar, my to-do lists, and my life.  Read pp. 124-132 for Spanish class.  Call Mom about dentist appointment.  Do laundry.  Skype with Nick.  Sorority chapter meeting @ 8:00p.  Draft blog post.  When I complete a task, I cross it out with a straight line.  When it doesn’t get done, … Continue reading Landri’s To-Do List

Wendell Berry on Technology, Futurology, and Sustainability

The following essay was originally written as an assignment for my First Year Writing Seminar, Engaging Nature.  If you are interested in reading more of Wendell Berry’s writing, refer to the citation at the end of the essay.   Wendell Berry discusses “technological progress” several times throughout his essay, “Feminism, the Body, and the Machine.”  He is very critical of modern technology, and is convinced … Continue reading Wendell Berry on Technology, Futurology, and Sustainability