Reflecting on a Year of Challenge and Change

The stories & images that shaped our 2020

Nilmini De Silva
Jan 2 · 14 min read

Foreboding

Overwhelmed

Hope

Despair

We know that bushfires and pandemics are just two of the symptoms of a much bigger and more systemic problem — the extractive growth economy we operate in. I know we cannot give up working for a better solution.

Peace

Connection

Unsettled

Relief

Meditation

Uncertainty

Breathe

Eco-living Journeys

A collection of stories, reflections and learnings from…

Nilmini De Silva

Written by

Documentary Photographer & Civil Engineer promoting new paradigms for living. http://narratives4change.com.au http://beautilitydevelopments.com.au

Eco-living Journeys

A collection of stories, reflections and learnings from ecovillages & other alternative lifestyle models around the world. These attempts at re-localisation point to an emerging revolution in the way humans live on the land. More at beautilitydevelopments.com.au

Nilmini De Silva

Written by

Documentary Photographer & Civil Engineer promoting new paradigms for living. http://narratives4change.com.au http://beautilitydevelopments.com.au

Eco-living Journeys

A collection of stories, reflections and learnings from ecovillages & other alternative lifestyle models around the world. These attempts at re-localisation point to an emerging revolution in the way humans live on the land. More at beautilitydevelopments.com.au

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