Pillars of Destruction #1 Introduction

Future essay (2536 or year 75 of the new count) about the fall of 21st century human civilization.

Movie Screenshot of ‘the Road’, an early 21st century movie that came close to the real world images of around 2140–2175

Introduction: Down Into the Big Rift

Picture from Nick Brandt’s book ‘Inherit the Dust’ showing soon to be extinct animals at a huge garbage belt in East Africa, early 21st century. And the West told them that belt was progress for them.

The Self Deluded Civilization

The trouble with civilization

Early 21st century cities at night, civilization or planetary inflammation?

Journey into the Rift

The Pillars of Destruction

20th Century corporations consciously pushed people to embrace consumerism as the proof of success.
Some people did see the Great Rift coming, but weren’t listened to.

The Unheeded Call



Towards a revolution we all want to dance in, for a flourishing planet.

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Floris Koot

Play Engineer. Social Inventor. Gentle Revolutionary. I always seek new possibilities and increase of love, wisdom and play in the world.