It occurred to me after I had posted many blog articles on the lasting impact on my life of moving to Washington, D. C. in the 1960s to partake of the Camelot aura that surrounded JFK, that Camelot is, and always was a mythical place. Then it occurred to me that, on the other hand, if we have no stories and/or myths to capture our imaginings we can often truly be…Continue
A happy thought for today from the New Horizons Small "Zones of Peace" Project.
Help me shine is what I ask of you. And, I will give that gift back to you.
If you will take time to notice; notice me, notice you, notice us together, you will see; you and me, us and them. We are like pebbles gathered in a pouch; the sand at the ocean front. As we come up against one another, we are polishing, building up the shine, smoothing off the rough spots.
Please, if you will, take…Continue
I want to share the following story that was originally written by Murat Yagan, an Abkhazian Elder and peace educator, who has been mentoring our community development and violence prevention programs since 1999. Our non-profit organization, New Horizons Support Network, Inc. is committed to sharing this…