Three Things We Need To Do If We Want To Murmurate

And if we do, the human flock might just sort itself out

B. Lorraine Smith
5 min readAug 17, 2022

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Nature offers patterns of behaviour for us to observe and learn from if we choose. This video of a murmuration of starlings — an invasive species in my native North America — offers ideas for me and my sister and fellow invasive humans to ponder.

Nature handles complicated complexity, simply and beautifully

Sometimes simplicity is right in front of us. It’s ours to notice, even as — or especially as — we confront the most complicated and complex challenges.

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B. Lorraine Smith

Former sustainability consultant replacing ESG with reality-based insights about corporate purpose and impact. https://www.blorrainesmith.com/