It’s very easy these days to think the world is full of hate, distrust, and fear, and to wonder, “Where is the love?” (cue Black Eyed Peas song). With near constant barrage of stories from mainstream media that seem to share the grimmest parts of life, it’s easy to think that’s all there is. There are good news sites out there, but they are not the mainstream — we have to seek them out.
In the wake of yet another mass shooting, yet another airport bombing, and yet another police shooting (this one quite close to home), I needed a reminder that the world is in fact made of love, not hate. And if I needed to provide this reminder for myself, so be it.
I asked some fellow bloggers to share a story with me; a story of love. It could be anything, big or small, that they witnessed or participated in that is an example of the goodness that we KNOW is still in the world.
Here’s what they had to say.