empathy, gift, connection

The Age of Empathy

The Age of Empathy Self-absorption … kills empathy, let alone compassion. When we focus on ourselves, our world contracts as our problems and preoccupations loom large. When we focus on others, our world expands. Our problems drift to the periphery of the mind and seem smaller, and we increase our capacity for connection – or…

solar assisted bike, Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories 254

This week Awesome Stories brings you green homes, happiness tips, social change, kindness tips and a bike road trip. Green Homes I’d love to see these homes in person. A Miami company called Green Magic Homes is designing and selling composite shells for people to build high-quality earth homes that can be easily built. They…