• Left Behind: Surviving Suicide Loss Apr 13-- In the spring of 2017, Nandini Murali, a South Indian journalist and author, returned from an out-of-town assignment to an eerily quiet home. Typically, her husband would greet her at the front door, but that morning he hadn't answered her phone calls. It was Nandini who discovered his body, and confronted an unfathomable reality. T.R. Murali, one of the most ...

    Read Full DailyGood
  • Merry Clayton: Beautiful Scars Apr 12-- "When the Rolling Stones released "Gimme Shelter" in 1969, everyone recognized Mick Jagger. But at the time, no one knew who that voice -- you know the one -- belonged to.It was Merry Clayton, one of the most in-demand back-up singers of her day." In the decades that ensued she rose to prominence, but her ascending trajectory was put on ...

    Read Full DailyGood
  • Thirteen to One: New Stories for an Age of Disaster Apr 11-- "Whenever an earthquake strikes Japan, the myth of the giant catfish Onamazu reminds people that the living world is full of complex meaning. In the face of repeated natural disasters, Marie Mutsuki Mockett looks to her mother's homeland to recall stories that could change our relationship with what we call 'nature.'" ...

    Read Full DailyGood
  • The Way of the Heart Apr 10-- "According to the great wisdom traditions of the West (Christian, Jewish, Islamic), the heart is first and foremost an organ of spiritual perception. Its primary function is to look beyond the obvious, the boundaried surface of things, and see into a deeper reality, emerging from some unknown profundity, which plays lightly upon the surface of this life without being caught ...

    Read Full DailyGood
  • Before You Know Kindness: A Poem by Naomi Shihab Nye Apr 9-- "Before you know what kindness really is you must lose things, feel the future dissolve in a moment like salt in a weakened broth." Thus begins Naomi Shihab Nye's poem Kindness, animated poignantly by Ana Perez Lopez for the On Being Project. The poem, first published in 1980 and read softly here by the poet, contrasts strikingly with the typographical ...

    Read Full DailyGood
  • Hummingbirds and the Ecstatic Moment Apr 8-- "Birds have been a part of my life for as long as I can remember, and hummingbirds have held a special place in my heart for the simple reason that they, early on, became personal to me. On some level, you could say I became a writer because of hummingbirds, and they have appeared in my fiction since I was ...

    Read Full DailyGood

Click Here for Unconditional Love On Sue Cochrane's website is a button that says "Click ... 33085 Reads

Mary Oliver & The Witchery of Living "Will the hungry ox stand in the field and not ... 13160 Reads

Parker Palmer Muses on the Season "I will wax romantic about spring and its splendors in ... 10667 Reads

Waiting for the Thaw "It's about this time in the long stretch of winter ... 10421 Reads

A Meditation on Grief "Grief is one of the hearts natural responses to loss. ... 9516 Reads

Oh For Crying Out Loud "Death has been visiting my life a lot in this ... 8586 Reads

Read More ...

Popular Syndicated Stories

Two Words That Can Change a Life
by Cheryl Rice (86542 reads)

Marina Keegan & The Opposite of Loneliness
by ALICE PECK (47158 reads)

Kintsugi: The Golden Joinery of Love
by Sue Cochrane (33085 reads)

Translating Meaning Into Life: A Taoist Parable
by Alan Briskin (27704 reads)

Re-inventing Work: An Interview with Matthew Fox
by Leslee Goodman (18913 reads)

Deepening Our Comfort with Uncertainty
by Kristi Nelson (16895 reads)

Mary Oliver & The Witchery of Living
by Mary Oliver (13160 reads)

What Mediators Can Do to Strengthen Democracy (+50 Questions to Ask in Political Arguments)
by Kenneth Cloke (11565 reads)

Parker Palmer Muses on the Season
by Parker Palmer (10667 reads)

Waiting for the Thaw
by Virginia May-Schiros, (Virgina May Drotar) (10421 reads)

A Meditation on Grief
by The Gratefulness Team (9516 reads)

8 Questions to Help Navigate Election Stress
by Jeremy Adam Smith, Jill Suttie (9397 reads)

Quote Bulletin

Space is to place as eternity is to time.
Joseph Joubert

Search by keyword: Happiness, Wisdom, Work, Science, Technology, Meditation, Joy, Love, Success, Education, Relationships, Life
Contribute To      
Upcoming Stories      

Subscribe to DailyGood

We've sent daily emails for over 16 years, without any ads. Join a community of 245,063 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?

Trending DailyGoods Feb 27: Mary Oliver & The Witchery of Living (13,160 reads) Mar 20: How to Be Resilient (3,927 reads) Mar 13: Oh For Crying Out Loud (8,586 reads) Mar 30: Our Nervous Systems in the Time of COVID (8,374 reads) Apr 6: Marina Keegan & the Opposite of Loneliness (47,158 reads)

More ...