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"Hard choices are hard because there is no best option." - Ruth Chang

One choice doesn’t seem any better than the other one–only different. She’s right and this is also one of the things that made me very much receptive to  184 more words


Speaking your mind, especially when you disagree.

A couple days ago while perusing Facebook, I was fascinated by the title of a TED Talk that was advertised in my news feed, “ 633 more words


Saki Mafundikwa: Ingenuity and elegance in ancient African alphabets

From simple alphabets to secret symbolic languages, graphic designer Saki Mafundikwa celebrates the many forms of written communication across the continent of Africa. He highlights the history and legacy that are embodied in written words and symbols, and urges African designers to draw on these graphic forms for fresh inspiration.

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Language Barriers, Trends and Assumptions. What You Need To Know.

What is language? Merriam-Webster defines language as “the system of words or signs that people use to express thoughts and feelings to each other… 1,543 more words


Deleting myself from the web - Twitter

Of course things don’t change from one day to another. We have to work gradually on freeing ourselves from not needed responsibilities or tasks and of course our actions will have an impact on others. 727 more words


TED Tuesday: Why We Laugh- Sophie Scott

Did you know that you’re 13 times more likely to laugh if you’re with somebody else than if you’re alone? Cognitive neuroscientist Sophie Scott shares this and other surprising facts about laughter in this fast-paced, action-packed and, yes, hilarious dash through the science of the topic


Laura van Dernoot Lipsky's TEDx Talk, "Beyond the Cliff"

Beyond the Cliff | Laura van Dernoot Lipsky | TEDx Washington Corrections Center for Women

Laura’s TEDx Talk

She gives great workshops with continuing education credits if you’re interested as well. 9 more words