Did today matter? Why or why not?
Gifting has an exponential ripple effect.
When I’m not living my perfect day, I’ve learned to examine the context surrounding my behavior, and question the assumptions behind not only my perfect day but what conventional wisdom says is good, right and acceptable. Most of all I’ve learned to forgive myself.
Before using ready made phrases I’ll pause and think: do they expand or shrink the listener’s worldview? Do they invite or mute conversation? What worldview do they enforce? Better yet, I won’t use them at all.
How powerful are the narratives that we hold others in? And that others hold us in?
The age of distraction-free movie going is over
Consider the Shop of Hope or your local pagoda.
Your guide to refusing, reducing, reusing, recycling and rotting in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam. Find zero waste communities and zero waste vendors here.
I eat mostly plants because it’s good for my health, animals and the planet.
“I feel in touch with everyone who matters the least and out of touch with many who matter the most to me.”