I'm joining Service Space because ... I want to contribute to something other than just myself.
A good day to me is when ... I can be true to myself.
My hero in life is ...Galileo for breaking norms.
My favorite book is ...too many... and they evolve.
One thing I'm grateful for is ... my privileged upbringing.
Aug 30, 2015, 3 comments, 10 smiles Yesterday morning, I visited three wards in a hospital to sing Beatles songs to the residents of the facility. It broke my heart. A colleague from work told me that she volunteers, by singing songs, once a month at the Laguna Honda hospital where a wide variety of indigent San Franciscans are in long term or hospice care. These are generally elderly people who lived through the 60s and 70s but also younger ones who cannot be cared for elsewhere . Seeing a beautiful opportunity to serve by combining my love for singing, the Beatles, I signed up and found myself there last Saturday. We were about a dozen volunteers, all strangers, ranging from three years of age to 60+ warming up our voices, lyrics book in hand and rehearsing basic choreography, should we be inspired. That was a lot of fun! I enjoyed practicing, full of energy ready to give a burst ... Read Full Story
Aug 30, 2015, 1 comments, 3 smiles What is this heart that cannot dare peek in to the darkness! What are you so afraid of? Not today, please. Tomorrow, twenty, no, fifty years from now. When its my time, I will face it then. Will you? No, I carry a child's heart... now. It is small, untested by misfortune. Please let it not be torn asunder by experience, just yet. Please let it. For this, is to be human.