Daraius: We’ve got a great team at Million Mile Secrets helping with posts. But I miss writing as much as I did in the old days! So here I am writing about stuff that I really care about (and which isn’t all miles-and-points related).
“That best portion of a good man’s life; His little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love.” – William Wordsworth
I don’t like stereotyping people. At least that’s what I tell myself. After all, I feel uncomfortable, sad, and mad when folks – sometimes – make assumptions about me based on my darker skin or accent.
And if there’s one thing I believe very, very strongly, it’s that people are the same the world over. Sure, we may look different, and talk differently and eat differently and follow different religions.
But beneath the surface, we’re all human beings with the same human needs. We all want to love and be loved, to be accepted, to care for our families, to dream, to celebrate, to have fun and laugh, to be respected and understood. And be true to ourselves.
So I’m very embarrassed to say…