• Spotlight on Restorative Justice Apr 26-- A crime or harm disrupts the balance -- in a community, among people, and within a family. Trying, convicting, and incarcerating the wrongdoer separates them from society but may do little to reclaim that lost balance and less still to improve the underlying conditions that led to the harm. Restorative justice takes a broader view with efforts that may include ...

    Read Full DailyGood
  • When Gratitude Holds Hands with Grief Apr 25-- Whether we acknowledge it or not, every day we stand at the door of death and life. They walk hand in hand. We can't have one without the other, and this is perhaps why Elaine Mansfield could feel both grief and gratitude on the day of her husband's crossing over. She was able to hold in one hand the mystery ...

    Read Full DailyGood
  • How to Hardwire Resilience into the Brain Apr 24-- Mental resources like calm, grit, and courage help us cope with and push through obstacles in our own lives. But how do we cultivate them? The key is knowing how to turn passing experiences into lasting inner resources built into our brains. This skill, positive neuroplasticity, is not a quick fix, but you can change your brain for the better ...

    Read Full DailyGood
  • The Third Self: Mary Oliver on the Artist's Task Apr 23-- In "Of Power and Time" found in "Upstream: Selected Essays," poet Mary Oliver delves deep into the psyche of the artist and explores the external and internal factors affecting creativity. In it she describes three parts of herself -- two ordinary ones, and one third self "where the wellspring of creative energy resides." This third self cannot be controlled, and ...

    Read Full DailyGood
  • Why Your Brain Needs to Dream Apr 22-- Matthew Walker, neuroscientist and author of "Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams," maintains that dreaming is like overnight therapy and that it enhances creativity and problem-solving. He shares more in this article that also includes five tips for enhancing sleep. ...

    Read Full DailyGood
  • Trauma in the Body: An Interview with Dr. Bessel van der Kolk Apr 21-- Bessel van der Kolk, M.D.founder and medical director of the Trauma Center in Brookline, Massachusettsis professor of psychiatry at Boston University Medical School, and director of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network. His newest book, The Body Keeps The Score: Brain, Mind and Body in the Healing of Trauma, offers a revolutionary new understanding of the causes and consequences of ...

    Read Full DailyGood

How I Became an Entrepreneur at 66 When Paul Tasner was laid off at 64, he was ... 17481 Reads

Small Graces by Kent Nerburn Pause just long enough in your busy day to sit ... 13878 Reads

The Sacred Ordinary in Healthcare Sacred acts. This is how Dr. Venu Julapalli would describe ... 12747 Reads

The Intelligence of Plants Plants are intelligent; perform complex mathematical computations; plan for the ... 12436 Reads

Lessons in Resilience: The Stories We Tell and Why They Matter "Resilience has taken on many meanings throughout its long history, ... 11193 Reads

Seneca on the Antidote to Anxiety With elegant rhetoric the great first-century Roman philosopher Seneca examines ... 11102 Reads

Read More ...

Popular Syndicated Stories

Anne Lamott (Author) Writes Down Every Single Thing She Knows, As of Today
by Anne Lamott (179605 reads)

When Someone Threw Coffee on my Face
by Mia Tagano (27997 reads)

The Greatest Danger
by Joanna Macy (24082 reads)

Spiritual Practices for Times of Crisis
by Joanna Macy (23776 reads)

Genius School Replaces Detention With Meditation
by Isabelle Khoo (23775 reads)

How I Became an Entrepreneur at 66
by Paul Tasner (17481 reads)

Seven Ways to Help High Schoolers Find Purpose
by Patrick Cook-Deegan (17063 reads)

The Art of Cleaning
by Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee (16876 reads)

Atul Gawande: What Matters in the End
by On Being (16786 reads)

7 Simple Ways to Cultivate Comfort
by Colette Lafia (15751 reads)

How to Overcome Stress by Seeing Other People's Joy
by Kelly McGonigal (15379 reads)

Frank Ostaseski: Lessons to the Living from the Dying
by Awakin Call Editors (15252 reads)

Quote Bulletin

What will matter is the good we did, not the good we expected others to do.
Elizabeth Lesser

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 245,336 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?

Trending DailyGoods Apr 8: Mark Nepo: Where To Now? (10,592 reads) Mar 18: Seneca on the Antidote to Anxiety (11,102 reads) Mar 13: When Things Fall Apart (10,806 reads) Mar 17: The Butterfly Child (4,315 reads) Apr 22: Why Your Brain Needs to Dream (8,726 reads)

More ...