From NPR: This I Believe – Transmitting Joy

this_i_believe_riIMG_3128I’ve been fortunate to be able to share on the WRNI program, “This I Believe” several times over the years. This is my attempt to articulate why I do what I do. This was recorded a few years back, but is still very current.

PROVIDENCE, RI (WRNI) – For many of us, it has become the modern-day lament: Our lives are saturated with starkly efficient and sterile electronic communications that have sapped nuance, texture, and passion from our relationships with one another. Perhaps that’s hyperbole, or perhaps not. Should we worry that Facebook, My Space, Twitter, and text messaging have pushed aside our ability to share, really share, the stories of our lives?