Tag Archive for: Chicago

The Malady of Otherness

The Malady of Otherness

“It’s impossible not to love someone whose story you have heard.” The beloved children’s TV host Mister Rogers carried that quote in his wallet, to remind him of the importance of listening. "Storytelling + listening can connect residents of... Read more
The Lost Art of Letters

The Lost Art of Letters

My friend Ed Vielmetti has a lovely practice. He sends postcards to friends on a regular basis. He told me about this when I first met him more than a decade ago at one of Jerry Michalski's soul-changing retreats. I thought... Read more