Inspiring archive for 2015-01-07

The Art of Being My Dad

(5 years ago)
By Leo Babauta My dad was born into poverty in the tiny seaside village of Agat, Guam, in 1952. His mom died when he was a child, and he never knew his dad. He was raised by his uncle’s family in another small village, Piti, after being separated from his brothers and sisters. So he […]

Niall McDiarmid

(5 years ago)
Portraits by London-based photographer Niall McDiarmid. More below.View the whole post: Niall McDiarmid over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Michelle Groskopf

(5 years ago)
Photos by Los Angeles, California-based street photographer Michelle Groskopf. More below.View the whole post: Michelle Groskopf over on BOOOOOOOM!.

John Lupo Avanti

(5 years ago)
Works by Brisbane, Australia-based illustrator John Lupo Avanti. Found via our January Reader Submissions. More below.View the whole post: John Lupo Avanti over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Amy Li

(5 years ago)
Photos by New York-based photographer Amy Li. Found via January Submissions. More work below.View the whole post: Amy Li over on BOOOOOOOM!.

Don’t leave the back door open with excuses

(5 years ago)
The Cistercian priest Marcos Garcia, who lives in Burgos, Spain, commented: “sometimes, God takes away a certain blessing, so the person can understand Him beyond the favors and requests. He knows how far to go in testing a soul – and never goes beyond this point. “At such moments, we never say God has abandoned […]