holding circle, Awesome Stories

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This week Awesome Stories brings you SkyGlow, writing tips, circles, and inner greenspace. SKYGLOW Timelapse filmmakers Harun Mehmedinovic and Gavin Heffernan have created beautiful videos and a book called SKYGLOW to capture the magnificence of the night skies and the threat of artificial light pollution. Very few places are left where we can still see the stars…

Inspiration Campaign, Awesome Stories

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This week Awesome Stories brings you inspiration, understanding Muslim, secular sabbath, and the love of bees. I’m considering winding down the Awesome Stories series. I find myself feeling both bored and conflicted writing weekly about living with passion, inspiration, and purpose, yet not living these values. Muslim, Marine, and Muse Mansoor Shams is a 34-year-old retired…

owls, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 319

This week Awesome Stories brings you joy, mystery, inspired leadership, and owls. Reclaim Your Joy This is another touching post by Rachel Macy Stafford filled with authenticity and vulnerability. In this post on parenting, she talks about losing her joy and seeing the impact on her family. When her husband reflected that she was never happy…

Bahá’í Temple, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 318

This week Awesome Stories brings you compassionate teaching, passionate service, inspired architecture, and inspired writing. Hugging Porcupines We have a brief opportunity to do the one thing – the RIGHT thing – to change the course of their life in a positive way. ~ Rob Miller Rob Miller, a teacher in Oklahoma wrote this touching…

poetry, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 317

This week brings you healing poems, musical mayhem, solar breakthrough, and true service. Healing Poems This is a fun and soulful children’s book called This Is A Poem that Heals Fish written by Jean-Pierre Simeón and translated to English by Enchanted Lion Books. This Daily Good article offers a sweet sampling of the book, illustrations and fanciful way…

nature, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 316 – Earth Day Edition

This week Awesome Stories brings you a collection of stories to inspire you to find your passion and purpose in life while living gently and harmoniously with mother nature. Ancient Tree Archive Review your life and ask how much of your life is in service to others and Mother Earth, and how much is engaged…

super bloom, Awesome Stories

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This week Awesome Stories brings you super blooms, passion, poetry, and the art of blessing. Super Bloom The deserts in the southwest of the country are exploding in wildflowers with what is called a super bloom. The area has received lots of rain this year and seeds that have lain dormant for years are coming…

Dink tribe, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 314

This week Awesome Stories brings you purposeful music, natural beauty, good neighbors, and the Dinosaur Princess. Music for a Cause This is a fun and inspiring story about a young man who found his calling by following his passions. Luc’s passions were unleashed at age six when he had a taste for big dreams, collaboration,…

kinder teaching, Awesome Stories

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This week Awesome Stories brings you healthy habits, passion, blessings, and kinder teaching. Healthy Habits Alex Korb, a UCLA neuroscientist, offers us four healthy habits that can create more happiness in our lives. Alex suggests that we use these habits daily to create a cycle of well-being in our lives by boosting our brain chemistry.…

glass batteries, Awesome Stories

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This week Awesome Stories brings you music therapy, consumerism, better batteries, and revolutionary love. Music Therapy Rex is a musical savant who uses his gift to promote awareness of autism and help others use music to find healing and joy in their lives. Diagnosed at an early age with autism, Rex wowed audiences with his prodigious…