I like to read about things that give me perspective and about the impact that different people and experiences have had on others. One thing I have realized in thinking about the legacy that my dad left behind is that little things can make a big difference - little things we say, little things we do, and even little things we think. Each of these can serve to shape each of us into a person with a bigger heart, a better outlook, and a broader perspective. As Mother Teresa once said, "None of us, including me, ever do great things. But we can all do small things, with great love, and together we can do something wonderful."
In keeping with that theme, I have decided to compile of list of things that can bring perspective and post those ideas periodically as challenges to myself and to others. Some will be fun, some will be thought-provoking, some will be service oriented or otherwise actionable. All will be targeted at contributing to the perspective of anyone who participates.
Here's the first one: