Here's what I've been reading, in case you are interested. (And I understand if you're not. Everyone comes to the table with different experiences, and what I find helpful isn't necessarily of any use to the next person.)
Elizabeth Lesser: Take "the Other" to lunch (TEDWomen 2010) Suggestions on talking to those whose views are different from yours, including being genuinely curious rather than trying to debate or persuade.
Did Americans vote out the media, too, in this election? Ideas on why the media got it wrong when they predicted who would win the recent American election.
Taking Aim at the Establishment: Why Some of Europe's Top Leaders Are Walking Dead. Brexit and the US election may be just the beginning.
Donald Trump Could Happen in Canada. It's Already Begun. The title is self-explanatory.
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And in this spot right here, I was going to put a picture of my Grandad and me, from when I was about four years old. That's the same Grandad who played the fiddle and worked in the coal mines.
I went to the spot where we store photo albums, sure that I could lay my hands on the picture I wanted in no time at all.
It was nowhere to be found.
One hour later I was still looking.
Actually I'm still looking.
Here's another picture of me instead.
|I bet you were expecting a donkey, right? But I'm feeling kind of sheepish today. Thanks, Pixabay. It's a good thing your photos are better organized than mine are.
Are your photos shipshape? or would I feel right at home at your place?