The following directories provide collected resources and information about Free Open Source Software:
- EU Open Source Software Inventory
- FSF/UNESCO Free Software Directory
- Google Open Source
- Yahoo Open Source
The Measure of Meaning: Visiting Wendell Berry
Wendell Berry may not quite be a household name. But I, for one, mention his name on a regular basis in my house, while traveling around the country, and when talking with neighborhood friends about produce, local happenings, or politics.
An Unsuspecting Restaurant Table
So there we are sitting in our little booth, finishing up a, tasty meal. It dawns on us, its time. Who will it be? Who will it be? Hmmm. them! Who? Them, the couple behind me over my left shoulder. All right, lets do it! Our waiter comes over and asks:
6 Steps Towards Living a Life Free of Fear and Full of Hope
There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement, and acceptance. We need to learn to love ourselves first, in all our glory and our imperfections. If we cannot love ourselves, we cannot fully open our ability to love others or our potential to create. Evolution and all hopes for a better world rest in the fearlessness and open-hearted vision of people who embrace life. ~ John Lennon
87 Year Old Woman Named Rose
The first day of school our professor introduced himself and challenged us to get to know someone we didnt already know. I stood up to look around when a gentle hand touched my shoulder.
177 Messages of Kindness
Out of all the afterschool programs offered in their school, three energetic 11-13 year old girls chose to join this one. The Random Acts of Kindness Class, the first of its kind, was an innovative experiment, offering children the opportunity to use their creativity and artwork to inspire their school and community by doing random acts of kindness. A few weeks ago, I spent an unforgettable afternoon with these girls and their inspiring teacher, learning about their semester long adventure