What If Empathy Were Taught In Schools?

Gentle ponderings for turbulent times.

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But what if we didn’t leave that chance?

What if, instead, we were taught about empathy. What if we taught the importance and power of choosing our words carefully. What if we revered taking the time to think about what one has to say, to understand that the words they speak will always affect another human, on themselves, and on the world, rather than giving retorts, and jabs, and zings all the glory?

I write essays and poetry about life lessons, love, relationships, and self-awareness. More info: meganminutillo.com + @meganminutillo.

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