“Knowledge of the self is the mother of all knowledge. So it is incumbent on me to know my self, to know it completely, to know its minutiae, its characteristics, its subtleties, and its very atoms.“
– Khalil Gibran
I believe that without family, we get weaker and weaker over time. The days are filled with “have-to’s” and lack the spontaneity that fills a person with joy. If we can only be carefree with the people we trust, may it be that we find more of these trustworthy souls in our everyday lives.
“We tell ourselves stories in order to live.” – Joan Didion Every Time You Tell Your Story Every time you tell your story there is the chance to meet yourself as your self is being created. Every day is a practice run and each introduction is an opportunity to make connections with others, as well […]
“Consciousness-raising is pertinent for power, and be sure that power will not be abusively used, but used for building trust and goodwill domestically and internationally. Tomorrow’s world is yours to build.” -Yuri Kochiyama was a lifelong activist. After the events at Pearl Harbor, she and her family and thousands of other Japanese Americans were forced […]