“Hope is the belief in the plausibility of the possible," Marshall Ganz #FridayMotivation #CaliforniaCalling #FreshHope


“Either we will learn to live together as (sisters and) brothers, or we will perish together as fools.” Martin Luther King Jr.
My latest BBC World Service report offers some inspiring wisdom from elders to help us stay positive. With thanks to Maggie Smith for inspiring the "gap year" idea and The New York Times journalist Sheera Frenkel for articulating best practices for these challenging times. https://www.freshdialogues.com/…/the-secret-to-staying-pos…/
BBC podcast https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/w3cszcd1

Assume Good Intent! Isn't that the perfect mantra for 2020? My latest BBC Dialogue features the brilliant Janey Godley. Her hilarious "collaborations" with Scotland's Nicola Sturgeon have helped us through the darkest days of this pandemic. It's so hard to be far from loved ones right now...
Latest Janey Godley/Nicola Sturgeon video is a timely PSA for all of us: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MD2gGdMdXos
Photo: My tree-hugging mum, The Holy Isle, Scotland, 2017.

Thank you Bella Caledonia Magazine for making my day! Hope to live up to it, one day... Meantime, am thrilled that maybe it's not just my wee mum in Scotland who hears me on BBC World Service and BBC Radio 4? #Scotland #Thanksgiving The Craig Ferguson Show

Need some hope, some calm today? Check out my latest Fresh Dialogues podcast and BBC report: "Mind your own light, practice self-care.... check out Maggie Smith 's latest book "Keep Moving" and Oprah Winfrey's latest book picks. https://www.freshdialogues.com/…/in-tough-times-mind-your-…/