Yesterday I read a truly inspiring post on The Green Study. In fact, it was the second installment, in what is going to become a series on ‘giving’. Now what every writer knows is, each of us ‘reads’ differently. We read ‘into’ things differently. We all extract a different message, a different meaning.
My ‘take’ on what I’ve been reading is, the author of this wonderful blog is grappling with figuring out how she can support the causes she cares about, in a way she finds meaningful and personally satisfying. Which isn’t always by writing a cheque. Again, let me reiterate. This is my interpretation of what she’s saying. It may not be her intent, at all. You should read them for yourselves. Believe me, you’ll be inspired.
It’s made me think of my own approach. What I do. How. And why.
Sometimes, it is by writing a cheque. I have many friends and family members who have, unfortunately, been ‘touched’ by one