Notes from the World Forum

by tamarjacobson

Quote of the day

The world in which you were born is just one model of reality. Other cultures are not failed attempts at being you: they are unique manifestations of the human spirit. Wade Davis

Oh! And what an opening reception it was! 700 people from 76 different countries holding hands and swaying to the music:

Presentations about war and peace, and listening to children. I mean, really listening; Meeting up with beloved colleagues;


and all around are the beautiful, lilting Irish accents. 
Me oh my, the brand name for our sparkling water at dinner was, "Tipperary."