In Western culture, there is an urban myth that you can get a wart from touching a frog. If that were the case, my frog-catching son would be constantly covered in warts! So, I know from personal experience this isn’t true. It makes me wonder, however, is how did I learn this cautionary tale as a “truth”, passed on by past generations, despite the fact it’s not based in reality? In fact, I can’t even remember when and where I learned this myth, but I believed it into adulthood, or at the very least, I didn’t question it. [Read more…]
Act of Kindness – Poem by Kimalee Jones
Worries burning on the back-burner.
Humbled by a simple act of kindness.
No “this for that” performance.