Good News of the Day -- Feb 05, 2023image

DailyGoodCreatures that Don't Conform"In the woods near her home, Lucy Jones discovers the magic of slime molds and becomes entangled in their fluid, nonbinary way of being. Lying at the edge of our understanding, slime molds invite us into their mystery and remind us of the vast possibilities of life on Earth." [Full Story on]  

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Stories of Kindness (Jan 27, 2022)

The Bridge We Were Meant To Cross, donothing
 My brother and I were driving home together and became engrossed in a conversation. Because of this ... Full Story

A Stolen Trombone and the Necessary Kindness, penny4them
A couple of months back, my son Shine had his trombone stolen from our car. Very sad. We learned a lot. We were ... Full Story

🎄 Dad’s Christmas Tree , mindyjourney
Every time I see an outside pine tree decorated with holiday lights, I remember the kindness of my ... Full Story

Small Acts

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"Sometimes what you're looking for comes when you're not looking at all." BlissForgive, Feb 04

"On 31st January 2023, at 12:28 pm I reached a milestone - "Given Away 7,25,000 karmabucks". Thank You for giving me because of which I am able to give them away!" TheHuman, Jan 30

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Jan 26, 2023 -- John Koenig loves finding words that express our unarticulated feelings -- like "lachesism," the hunger for disaster, and "sonder," the realization that everyone else's lives are as complex and unknowable as our own. We share many emotional responses to living human life. When there is no word for those feelings, there is no way for the emotions to breathe in the space of being heard. John's work is all about changing that. Listen and find the words you've been seeking. [Source: KarmaTube]

Words of Wisdomimage

image Reclaim Your Chicken, by Jon Bernie
Jan 30, 2023 -- Being does not require thought. Be fully attentive, gently attentive. Trust the natural ease of awareness. Make no effort. No trying, no doing, no defensiveness. Just gazing and seeing without resistance. As you allow this natural openness, at some point it begins to gel. The Jell-O of... Read more on

My Real Name - A Conversation with Zoo Cain , in works & conv
At 69 I'm eventually going to run out of time, so I'm lobbying to work on rainbows when I get to the other side. I'm definitely creating with the spirit world all around me. Read More on

Today's Quote

Nature is not a luxury: its presence or absence creates and causes different health outcomes for different groups of people. Lucy Jones

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