'> Cotton and Silk: Reflections of a Seamstress
Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.
Rumi

Cotton and Silk: Reflections of a Seamstress

Cotton and Silk: Reflections of a Seamstress

Feb 11, 2018-- "When someone asked me my profession, I tried to come up with an elaborate, elevated word for seamstress. And when I tried to describe what I did, people's eyes glazed over and I experienced a sad, lonely feeling. Well, you are what you are. Eventually, I discovered that the whole point of life is to know yourself. This long process has been, and is, much more interesting than trying to find myself in someone else's eyes." In this short piece Susan Vorbeck offers a riveting behind-the-scenes glimpse of a vanishing profession.
(3288 reads)


Read Full Story
What's your reaction? inspiring fascinating courageous hopeful
Take ActionThink about what you really want. Where does doing something you love fit it?



Quote Bulletin


The person who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
Chinese proverb

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 244,573 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?


Trending DailyGoods Sep 26: One Teacher's Brilliant response to Columbine (9,912 reads) Sep 9: To Keep Company With Oneself (5,953 reads) Sep 3: The Politics of the Brokenhearted (4,367 reads) Sep 18: Betty Peck's Magic Mirror (3,946 reads) Sep 21: The Psychology of Self-Righteousness (8,938 reads)

More ...