It’s the simple things really

Bloom: A touching animated short film about depression and what it takes to recover the light of beingBrain Pickings
During a recent dark season of the spirit, a dear friend buoyed me with the most wonderful, hope-giving, rehumanizing story: Some years earlier, when a colleague of hers — another physicist — was going through such a season of his own, she gave him an amaryllis bulb in a small pot; the effect it had on him was unexpected and profound, as the effect of uncalculated kindnesses always is — profound and far-reaching, the way a pebble of kindness ripples out widening circles of radiance.

BloomVimeo

Author: Terry Madeley

Works with student data and enjoys reading about art and design, data, education and technology.

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