Empathy

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What Your World Could Look Like If Connecting With People Was Easy

2017-10-11T15:28:45+00:00

Connecting with people...what does that even mean? For the past weeks, I've felt oddly demotivated and unenergized; like my battery just didn't want to recharge. Which is fine...but not really the go-getting entrepreneurial mindset necessary to make this World Peace thing happen... Anyway...somewhere last week I began to receive snippets of clarity and peeks of [...]

What Your World Could Look Like If Connecting With People Was Easy 2017-10-11T15:28:45+00:00

About Christmas, War, And Choosing Your Own Inner Peace

2017-10-11T15:23:15+00:00

“Every idiot who goes about with 'Merry Christmas' on his lips, should be boiled with his own pudding, and buried with a stake of holly through his heart. He should!” ― Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol Now, don’t get me wrong; Christmas is great! The little sparkling lights, the nostalgy-inducing songs, the markets with all the cinnamon-y smells and hand-knitted [...]

About Christmas, War, And Choosing Your Own Inner Peace 2017-10-11T15:23:15+00:00

How To Make World Peace Happen In A Trumpian World

2017-10-11T15:23:32+00:00

Evan Vucci/Associated Press So...the world just got Trumped... The very human fear (accompanied by his bff anger) of that what is different than what we know, turned out to be much stronger than we wanted to believe only a few days ago. Whether this was due to the media portraying the wrong images, [...]

How To Make World Peace Happen In A Trumpian World 2017-10-11T15:23:32+00:00

The Awesome Lessons I Learned From Being Stood Up, Ghosted And Downright Rejected…

2017-10-11T15:26:36+00:00

I've been ghosted the other day. Stood up, ignored, pariah’d, the thing Amish folk do to people who break their church vows. And I've had a hard time dealing with it... Let's start by saying this is not the first time I've been a ghostee. It's happened before, and I'm sure it will happen again. [...]

The Awesome Lessons I Learned From Being Stood Up, Ghosted And Downright Rejected… 2017-10-11T15:26:36+00:00

How To Take A Compliment With Grace. And Really Truly Mean It!

2017-10-11T15:26:36+00:00

Ah yes, the compliment... A human paradox if there ever was one: we spend our entire lives chasing personal recognition and acknowledgement but are seemingly unable to actually receive it...such a tragedy. I mean honestly, how many times has a scenario that looked a little like the following happened in your life? Friend: "Wow, you look [...]

How To Take A Compliment With Grace. And Really Truly Mean It! 2017-10-11T15:26:36+00:00

Insecurity & Judgment…Go Away, You Sneaky Little Bastards!

2017-10-11T15:30:17+00:00

When you pack up your bags and step into a new adventure you know that all sorts of emotions and feelings will pop up at one point or another. And that’s perfectly fine because that’s part of life, of travelling and definitely part of the fun. But for the first 2 weeks of my stay [...]

Insecurity & Judgment…Go Away, You Sneaky Little Bastards! 2017-10-11T15:30:17+00:00

How A Beggar In Mumbai Gave Me The Most Valuable Gift Ever

2017-10-11T15:26:40+00:00

This is a lesson in humility. And empathy. And humanity. In knowing your place in life, in this world, and amongst human beings. And it all started when I was 2 days into a 3 month trip to India and Nepal back in 2010. Now, you need to know that the year before had been [...]

How A Beggar In Mumbai Gave Me The Most Valuable Gift Ever 2017-10-11T15:26:40+00:00