Awakening the whale
Wuxia’s adventures depict the effects of climate change on human behaviour and the unexpected directions humanity might take once the transition from the Information Age to the Age of Sensor is complete.
This projection into a different yet not so distant future sharpens our awareness of our own reality and how we can affect it. The story also gives parents an in as conscious actors in their children’s search for meaning and pleasure.
Major global issues addressed by Wuxia include water, children, climate change, and the disappearance of cultures and languages.
We are lucky to have nature. Connecting with nature helps us develop the ability to see the hidden signs our deep selves are sending us.
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