Age of Empathy
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Age of Empathy

Finding Comfort (and Joy) in the Places You Would Least Expect

A four-step plan that may work only for me

Photo by Noah Silliman on Unsplash

Radical Pleasure. I’ve been pondering this loaded two-word phrase since Danielle Loewen announced it as the first Age of Empathy prompt for 2022, and it has led me down a veritable rabbit hole of thoughts. She summed it up as “a pleasure that reminded you were made for freedom and joy,”…

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Paul Combs

Paul Combs

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Writer, bookseller, would-be roadie for the E Street Band. My ultimate goal is to make books as popular in Texas as high school football...it may take a while.