By Nanci Dixon
In the midst of an abundance of bad news – rising COVID numbers, unemployment, evictions, homelessness and hunger – some good news stories still bubble to the surface.
We find ourselves mostly posting bad, sad or frustrating news in our Sunday newsletter. It’s not our fault, of course, but we want to make sure you come here and smile too. That’s why we’re bringing you this “Good News” column.
“LIVE AS IF YOU WERE TO DIE TOMORROW. LEARN AS IF YOU WERE TO LIVE FOREVER.” —Mahatma Gandhi
“JUST TRY NEW THINGS. DON’T BE AFRAID. STEP OUT OF YOUR COMFORT ZONES AND SOAR, ALL RIGHT?” —Michelle Obama
Dreaming of trying something new too? This woman just needed some support.
“BEING DISABLED SHOULD NOT MEAN BEING DISQUALIFIED FROM HAVING ACCESS TO EVERY ASPECT OF LIFE.” —Emma Thompson
“NO ONE IS USELESS IN THIS WORLD WHO LIGHTENS THE BURDENS OF ANOTHER.” —Charles Dickens
When these two groups of rockhopper penguins on the Falkland Islands got together, one little penguin left with the wrong group and didn’t know what to do. His penguin pal stepped in, hopping over to help bring him back.
“KEEP SMILING, BECAUSE LIFE IS A BEAUTIFUL THING AND THERE’S SO MUCH TO SMILE ABOUT.” —Marilyn Monroe
Humans aren’t the only ones excited about a new arrival…
EVER FEEL JUST TOO, TOO TIRED?
ENDING THIS WEEK’S GOOD NEWS WITH A LITTLE BLISS
Wishing you a relaxing, blissful week.
Read last week’s Good News here.