3 Ways to Prevent Compassion Fatigue

Picture centuries past. There was plenty of hardship to go around. But without modern communication the breadth of our knowledge of the ills in the world might have only spread as far as the horizon. Now, we can know everything – at least it feels like that. Every bad deed done in every corner of the world is lifted before our eyes.

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What Should Our Response Be to the Deepest Needs of Humanity?

“Compassion is an unstable emotion. It needs to be translated into action, or it withers.” – Susan Sontag

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Comfortably Numb

Have you ever repeated a word over and over in your head so many times that it eventually loses its meaning and starts to sound like nonsense? It happened to me the other day with the word “lemon.” I said lemon so many times that it started to sound […]

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