There are People in the Country Besides Politicians

I look for the ordinary kindnesses that take place around us all the time, counting each as a positive message in my ledger.

Original artwork by Fish Astronaut — used with permission

The title of this essay comes from a quote from journalist Charles Kuralt:

“It does no harm just once in a while to…




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