Five years ago, Yvonne Spence got a brilliant idea to try to get 1,000 people to write about compassion at the same time. The prompt was open to both bloggers and non-bloggers. We reached our goal and then some. Every year since, we've been writing about Compassion some time around February 20th. This year, we … Continue reading Happy 5th Anniversary with #1000Speak!
Due to current world events between Trump-era America and the Brexit Shambles, the theme for 2019 is how to get beyond complacency or apathy to find compassion in times of division, and how to be compassionate towards people we disagree with, without condoning cruelty. Complacency is a feeling of contentment or self-satisfaction, often combined with … Continue reading Compassion During Times of Division