I recently watched an interview on YouTube that felt earth-shattering. It was the personal story of a young prostitute called Kelly. Her horrific story, described in a largely emotionless voice, impacted me and many others greatly.
The International Bill of Human Rights does not enforce rights, it indicates them. It holds us to a basic standard of compassion. But it requires that we hold those we place in power, fully accountable for the enactment of those rights.
The holiday season has the potential to bring out the best and worst in you and others. Know yourself, know your triggers and act accordingly.
Grief and loss are deeply distressing emotions to experience. Yet even beneath their intensity, there are gifts available to us. We access them when we’re ready and when we’re fully able to embrace them.
If your trust foundations are rocky, your ability to trust others may be inconsistent and unstable.