I'm joining Service Space because ... I just love this idea. Giftivism, as Nipun put it in his TEDx 8 whole years ago, and that it's for the 100%. More than ever, at this time of pandemic, I want to be part of the solution and am seeking how best to be
A good day to me is when ... it's clear to me that the giver and the receiver are the same.
My hero in life is ...Francine Timothy
My favorite book is ...Oh gosh, I'm 64, I have so many favorites, in different genres. Recently: Tools for Sanity, This Is Not Propaganda, The Surrender Experiment, Born a Crime
One thing I'm grateful for is ... The view from my front window
Apr 20, 2020, 2 smiles In my in-box this morning. Had to share these words from Rabbi Arthur Waskow about how a virtual 7th night seder gathering inspired him (and how it relates to all of us right now): "What is special about the Seventh Day? According to tradition, that was the day the Children of Israel, fleeing slavery, reached the Red Sea. Behind them was Pharaoh’s Army, racing to force them to return to their accustomed slavery, with its perks of onions and garlic. Before them was the unknown. The Sea that might be New Birth, if the birthing waters broke. Or the Sea of Drowning, if they didn’t. The Sea of Freedom-Maybe. The Sea of Active Hope. The Sea of sharing life with all life-forms, not imposing slavery and forcing plagues on Earth as well as Humankind. "The entire human race stands now, today, at that moment. Will we go back to “normal” ... Read Full Story