Some Good news from the Ashes of the Fires

I, like most Aussies and many around the world, have become traumatised witnesses to the megafires burning throughout the eastern seabord of Australia. I couldn’t think of what to write and then remembered the monthly WeAreTheWorldBlogfest and the commitment of all participating bloggers to find a positive story of humanity to share with the world.… Read More Some Good news from the Ashes of the Fires

WeAreTheWorld Blogfest: A Change of Clothes Can Change the Mind

“For the apparel oft proclaims the man” Said Shakespeare so perspicaciously – and we all know its true. Just about all of us, either when feeling slightly low or deeply depressed, reach for a different outfit or look to add an uplifting touch to our wardrobe. That’s why I love this good news story about… Read More WeAreTheWorld Blogfest: A Change of Clothes Can Change the Mind

WeAreTheWorld Blogfest: The only African in the Village

It’s the 21st #WATB this month, a blogfest dedicated to shining positive stories of humanity out into the world, now dominated by negativity, fear and shock. The cohosts for this month are: Inderpreet Uppal, Shilpa Garg, Sylvia McGrath ,Peter Nena, Belinda WitzenHausen. Please visit their stories I love this story about Seif Sakate, who grew… Read More WeAreTheWorld Blogfest: The only African in the Village

WeAreTheWorldBlogfest: (WATB#) How helping others can transform your life

This is a most inspirational story, illustrating the human capacity for altruism even when struggling with illness. It also has a very happy ending which shows that good things do happen to good people How saving a writer’s life helped my dialysis app go global By Natasha LipmanBBC World Service When Javier Artigas began needing… Read More WeAreTheWorldBlogfest: (WATB#) How helping others can transform your life