As most readers of this blog will know, 1000 Voices Speak for Compassion began in January 2015 in response to the Charlie Hebdo murders, the murder of school children in Pakistan and the Boko Haram massacres in Nigeria. Sometimes it feels as if the world is becoming increasingly less compassionate and more violent, that isn't the … Continue reading Compassion Wins
For our link-up this month, in honor of the Thanksgiving tradition our theme is GRATITUDE. Here's what the Oxford Dictionaries online have to say about gratitude: noun the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness. And according to the Thesaurus, some synonyms are: grace gratefulness honor praise thankfulness … Continue reading The Wisdom of Gratitude – #1000Speak
1000 Voices’ OPTIONAL theme for this month it Gratitude, and we welcome any posts on compassion. If you plan to write a post on gratitude, but are feeling a little unsure what to write about, here are a few questions and suggestions to get your ideas flowing. Meaning of Gratitude What does gratitude mean to … Continue reading Gratitude Prompts for November’s #1000speak Link-up.
This week I’m excited to have David Breaux as our guest poster. David is an enthusiastic member of 1000 Voices and also has an amazing compassion project of his own. In this post he writes about how that came about, and why he joined 1000 Voices. Be sure to check out David’s blog once you’ve read … Continue reading An Experience with Compassion: #1000Speak Guest Post