It’s time to dispel the belief that cynicism and despair are the only ways to show we care.
The change we want and need is happening – right now. We prove it to ourselves every time we find ourselves and others in the grips of outrage.
What do you do to maintain urgency, without giving into despair?
We can always broaden our perspective, either temporally or spatially, and see things differently.
If I truly am committed to change, being a change agent, and all that comes with that, I simply can’t give in to despair and numbing.
“Negative” feelings are not only necessary and inevitable, but often the source of staggering beauty, and thus essential to the cause of hope.