And, as I am ruminating over for my next post, kindness is infectious. Our gift of kindness just keeps on giving…and giving…and giving….
I think about kindness a lot. Kindness is redemptive, heartwarming, inspiring, infectious, transformative–whether we are its witness, donor or recipient. And we all know how a simple act of kindness can offer hope, light the way, save a life… or many lives.
Kindness is a radiant miracle.
As someone who practices kindness and has been blessed to receive and witness countless acts of kindness over the years, I appreciate the enormous, magical power it carries. But I get it now even more than I did a week ago.
I had been slogging through a rough day–the anniversary of my dad’s death and the anniversary of my late mom’s birthday. Yep–the same day.
Stumbling along, doing the best I could. So, when someone I had thought was a friend launched into an unprovoked and stinging verbal attack on me, I was not only shocked, but also flattened.
I am sure she…
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