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In Which I Am Kind through Social Media (#BestOf)

(the Best of) A Year of Being Kind, Thursday, November 5, 2015

As I looked back today at my posts from a year ago, I felt like I was transported back to 2014. 471 more words

LIOG...Big Smile! 😁

I use to think my smile was incomplete if I didn’t have dimples. As a child I would stick my fingers in my cheeks hoping that I would instantly get dimples. 234 more words

What It Really Means to Be a Volunteer

  Look back on all you have been able to survive in life and remember that you are not now or never have been alone. It has taken many people to see you through your life from the candy striper that brought the flowers to your mother’s room the day you were born to the volunteer who wheeled your mom to the front door of the hospital for your ride home.  418 more words

Big heart

What is like to have a big heart? Hard. Sometimes it can be too emotional. Because people with big hearts feel things greatly. They have highly developed empathy towards other people’s sufferings and they feel the pain they go through vividly. 225 more words


Trading Love - A Perspective on Fromm's Altruistic Love, Part I

Recently, a friend of mine told me about this book he was reading (Erich Fromm, The Art of Loving) and was amazed by the concept of altruistic love Fromm proposed. 601 more words


I heard... my Lord speak, past the Charlatans.

I heard the loud gossip.   The unremitting implacable voice that bled tyranny  without a purpose.   The dangling nuances floated like dandelion leaves weaving themselves intricately in the still practically still air.   298 more words


To forgive is not just to be altruistic.!!!

“To forgive is not just to be altruistic.” – Desmond Tutu

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