Coexisting is a question of seeing and understanding the connection. Curiosity plays a big part in that. But it’s also essential to do something about the modern superiority complex.
Additional notes on coexisting
Focus: Coexistence between human & nature
‘Imagine it in spring when everything is blossoming. It is an ideal place for your project. You said beauty is important.’
‘Yes, but we can’t build in a place like this. We would only destroy it.’
‘You could build with nature in mind.’
‘Test if preservation is possible?’
‘Or coexistence,’ Lian said.
book 2, travelling
Coexisting with nature is a recurring concern and theme in the easy town projects.
This town idea will be discussed in more detail in the book: 42 towns and counting.