Remember Us?

Published November 20, 2020 by Nan Mykel

How did we slide back on the evolutionary scale? As a people, how did we lose our humanity? There’s insufficient space here to say all that needs to be said about love, regard, sincerity, respect, courtesy, mutuality, courage, caring, friendship, trust, the golden rule, fairness, courage, humility, generosity, and oh yes. honesty.

I invite any readers to add missing qualities in today’s world in their replies.

16 comments on “Remember Us?

  • Compassion/empathy…it’s all Love as you so aptly describe. With you in waiting for their return, my friend…ever in Love and Hope. *sun rising over mountains**children embracing*

    Like

  • Empathy, Sympathy,
    Compassion And
    More Specifically
    Cognitive
    Empathy
    A Life-Long
    Practice of
    Understanding
    Others Who Are
    So Much Different
    That Us With
    Appreciation
    Of How
    Differences
    Working Together
    Are Greater For All
    Human Potentials
    Of Survival
    In
    Thriving
    For Real
    Inside-Out
    With SMiLes True😁

    Like

  • Howdy Nan!

    We’ve lost two very important things: (1) Unity. We no longer see ourselves as Americans, first, group affiliation later. We are divided and treat the other side as if they are foreigners. And (2) Empathy. There is little empathy left in a world where everyone is either in your in-group or is in the out-group. We really are not going anywhere until we overcome those two.

    Huzzah!
    Jack

    Like

  • Nan, sadly I agree with you. We have taken two steps back. I just wrote this on another post, but your invitation makes want to add it here. “Disagreeing with someone does not mean being disagreeable.” If we give like we want to get, then just maybe some of the words may seep in.

    I am reminded of Daryl Davis, an African-American man who has talked over 200 KKK members into quitting and giving him their robes. How does he do it? He talks to them and listens. People like to talk. Only then, he can ask a few probing questions.

    Keith

    Like

  • Please share your own experiences here...

    Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

    WordPress.com Logo

    You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

    Twitter picture

    You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

    Facebook photo

    You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

    Connecting to %s

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

    Pacific Paratrooper

    This WordPress.com site is Pacific War era information

    Edge of Humanity Magazine

    An Independent Non-Discriminatory Platform With No Religious, Political, Financial, or Social Affiliations

    K E Garland

    Inspirational kwotes, stories and images

    Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

    Art and Literature Beyond Borders

    Thar She Blows!

    LET'S GO BRANDON!

    Darcy Hitchcock

    Envision a sustainable future

    Barbara Crane Navarro

    Rainforest Art Project - Pas de Cartier !

    Kate Lunsford

    Reflective Writing

    Rosamond Press

    A Newspaper for the Arts

    Ned Hamson's Second Line View of the News

    Second Look Behind the Headlines - News you can use...

    Aging Capriciously

    Divergent Thoughts on Life, Love and Death

    Some View on the World

    With previous posting of "Our World" on Blogger

    Filosofa's Word

    Cogito Ergo Sum

    Trent's World (the Blog)

    Random Ramblings and Reviews from Trent P. McDonald

    Catxman's Cradle

    Catxman dances, Catxman spins around, leaps ....... // I sing a song, a song of hope, a song of looove -- a song of burning roses. / Synthesizer notes. // (c) 2021-22

    Leadings: Judy Lumb

    Africa 2012 / Britain 2014 / Peru / Standing Rock 2016

    GABBY GRAYWHISKERS

    kitchen talk

    Salted Caramel

    Blogging, Motivation, Lifestyle and much more.

    %d bloggers like this: