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Has Facebook Ruined Respect?

Dear Diary,

The other day, a friend of mine posted a meme on Facebook that I can’t stop thinking about.  It was Jesus telling His followers to love people.  375 more words



Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile,
a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” –Leo Buscaglia



No kind action ever stops with itself. One kind action leads
to another. Good example is followed. A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees.” –Amelia Earhart



Okay, confession time! Secretly, I’d love to be an advice columnist (especially for teens), you know like Steve Carell in Dan in Real Life. 379 more words


Kindness, compassion day 28

Give someone a hug today or make them smile with by giving them a big smile.
And if someone hurts you kill them…kill them with kindness!


Kindness Audio Project

For the past week or so, our COM220 class has been working with Zoom Recorders as well as Adobe Premiere to create a project of fellow classmates reading the poem  125 more words


An Occasion for Kindness

A brief story from the Zen teacher John Tarrant, told in his wonderful book, Bring Me the Rhinoceros. I return to this again and again, as it speaks to me of the possibility of our times–and of the actions that I have come to learn truly matter. 222 more words