#cultivatecourageous · #write31days · Compassion · Goodness · relationships

What’s the gift you’ve loved best to give?

I learned when I asked a few of my friends about the kinds of gifts they love best to give, that these people are more amazing than I even thought, that I have excellent taste in friends, and that I am an impoverished giver…but I have some great teachers.

Frailty · moments of truth · Worth

hold hands and squeeze

There are times when making a costly decision comes with a sense of moral high ground, consensus, or even honor. Other times, the only prize is the pristine peace that it’s over. And that is the gain, until other gains can be gathered. Sometimes we hold our own hands and squeeze.