Tag Archives: empathy

Tribute to a Neighborhood Mascot

Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened. ~ Anatole France Jackson has passed away, and there hangs a pall over my heart and our neighborhood.  Jackson was a Golden Retriever who lived across the … Continue reading

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Evolution: Escargot, Erotica, Empathy

When a man has pity on all living creatures then only he is noble. ~ Buddha As an adventurous “foodie”, there was a time when I was on a quest to find the very best escargot.  In my travels, I … Continue reading

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Welcome To My World

“Somewhere in the rain, there will always be an abandoned dog that prevents you from being happy.”  ~ Aldous Huxley At the heart of this compassionate citizen, and many others, lies a deeply inextricable empathy which informs daily life.  Sometimes this keen … Continue reading

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