A pier to hope. Photo by Delta Bohemian ©2014

Mornings with Tolstoy – Day Seven

By WILLIAM PRENTISS I lie here only able to hear, and that unknown to others, thinking about empathy and compassion, wondering about the root of both. What compels us to feel the plight of others, to desire to alleviate their suffering? What is the source of empathy and compassion? … [Read More...]