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When "Cruelty" IS Kind, And Charity Isn't a Kindness

Or “How To Be Kind And Wise At The Same Time”

I’m writing this as a follow on from a conversation with my friend Irene, which was sparked by… 1,185 more words

Don Charisma

thoughtful thursday

{ L I F E • G O A L S }

: showing a disinterested & selfless concern for the well-being of others; unselfish. 13 more words

Mediocrity, Be Damned

I often wonder what my life would be like if I played by the rules. Society constrains us into thinking that if we don’t go about life the “normal” way, we’re headed down the beaten path of hopelessness and failure. 436 more words

A Dose Of Honesty

Is doing "good" ever "wrong"?

I was talking to someone a few weeks ago. She said,  “It’s never wrong to do good.” That got me to thinking.

Is that a true statement?  688 more words

LIFE

That dreaded 'O' word...

That’s right.  Ofsted.  Yep.  We got the call yesterday lunchtime, and they showed up today.  I can’t explain the complete lack of stress that I felt at the news.   359 more words

Do you know where you're going to?

Dianna Ross had it right,  but we struggle against the obvious.   The same reality that life is a transient soul a waiting place for something else.   933 more words

Poetry

The Village

In the still of the night in a remote cabin tucked away from the rest of the world, exists a place within itself.     With respiratory tides of sleep,  the snoring of the night is almost too faint to hear.   206 more words

Poetry