Peace is a verb

Reposting a twitter thread from last year for remembrance day. Still holds true. @ChristineLocher Remembrance Day. (1) walk with me… The picture of Macron and Merkel made me well up. I grew up in Germany, and at every family reunion, the second toast (after the one to the person/occasion) was always to “l’amitie franco-allemande”. To … Continue reading Peace is a verb

On approval (you’re OK)

Looking to make change can be a bit scary. What if the new thing is not in fact better? What will the others think? Will I lose respect? Will they (still) be proud of me? They were so happy when I got XYZ, what if I now want something else? Holidays can be especially tricky … Continue reading On approval (you’re OK)

Today’s value: Family

For some people that is the source of all the love. For some it is the source of all the pain. For most of us, it is somewhere in-between (some assembly required). Family is the one bunch of people we didn’t choose like our friends, work colleagues etc. They came with the setup. And no … Continue reading Today’s value: Family