How does outlook on life influence the way a community lives together?
A community lived in a world where there were very few permanent structures. They set up camp using tents that could be moved if need be. They travelled around during the different seasons to ensure they were always near a reasonable source of food. The families all lived together as one, sharing their food, time and skills. Continue reading →
A young child lived in a home filled with love. The parents always showered this child with love, demonstrating this love in many different ways. The child was given many physical gifts as well as gifts of time and wisdom. Continue reading →
America, the 1920s, a period in history where opportunities seemed never ending, when everyone felt like they could make it, and money flowed freely. Looking around at this society embracing excess, was a young man. He had come to the new world from Ireland and he was filled with confidence and excitement. He was here to make his fortune. Continue reading →
There lived a woman, Sabrina, who was fortunate to have great wealth. Tragedy had struck shortly after she had married, and she now lived in a palace alone, but for her many servants. Her house stood out as an oasis of wealth, in an otherwise poor district where having food to eat each day felt like a luxury. Continue reading →
The surprise result of the U.K. Referendum has shown us many things about the UK. The most stark is how divided the country is. The exit campaign claimed the victory, but it was by a small margin and thus it is not easy to say this is what the country wants. Continue reading →
Today I can’t think of a story to tell. My thoughts are consumed with the choice England is making today. It reminds me a lot of that song that goes “should I stay or should I go now, if I stay there will be trouble, if I go it will be double.” Continue reading →
There once was a young man. He had grown up in a in a poor community surrounded by people that were doing what they could to survive. One day a rich farmer came into town looking for some boys to work on his farm. He wasn’t offering much, just a place to stay and food. Continue reading →