Empathy in Writing

We continue with this week's writing topic: empathy. Because when there is so much going on — Iraq, Gaza, Ebola — you have to wonder what is really our capacity to share and understand each other? "We are important and our lives are important, magnificent really, and their details are worthy to be recorded. This is how … Continue reading Empathy in Writing

Empathy—Are you there?

This week's writing theme is empathy. How we experience and feel it, and then tell it in writing. The following story is from Anina Young, owner of Brazen Lingerie. Gave money to a guy on the subway. I've done it so many times in my life but this time I wanted to know who he … Continue reading Empathy—Are you there?