I have been bothered by litter for as long as I remember, but most of
the time I just bitch about it. However, one Monday as I was
walking to school, I saw an item of litter on the corner of 3rd Av.
and 59th St. It was the only piece of litter in the area. There were
no trash cans nearby. On the other hand, the item was not too gross,
just a piece of coffee-cup sleeve, standing on its bottom. After
a moment of hesitation, while waiting for the light to change, I picked
That's nice of you, I heard someone say. It was a man, drinking coffee
from a disposable coffee cup without a sleeve. Does it matter if he was
the person who dropped the sleeve or not? Either way, I was inspired.
That's when I started plogging.
Why not wear a plogging
to inspire others to do the same?