I’m going to start off by asking you to not only read this article, but share it. Facebook, Twitter, email, text, anything. A bold way to start, I know, but these words have very little to do with my ambitions as a writer and everything to do with us… you, me, them. Us. Oh, and there’s a lot of punctuation ahead, but just push your way through it, annoying as those little dots and curved lines can be.
I’ll start by setting the scene. My friend LB tipped me off that His Holiness the Dalai Lama would be speaking in Boston this fall, promoting The Dalai Lama Center for Ethics & Transformative Values at MIT, a non-partisan think tank organized in honor of HHDL’s vision to enact holistic education focusing on human and global ethics.
I eagerly bought two tickets for my husband and me and yesterday we were blessed…
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