Here's a Stoop Story by Alexandra Wykowski about motherhood, postpartum depression and the importance of access to healthcare. You can hear her story and many others at stoopstorytelling.com, as well as the Stoop podcast.
It seems so simple … but can so easily elude us: noticing the quiet, the surprising, the graceful--the moments of delight--that abound each day. Can we become more aware of delight, with practice? Poet Ross Gay gave himself a year-long task: … each day to fine-tune his ‘radar for delight,’ … to observe the small caretaking gestures that connect us, and to handwrite a short essay. He reads from the result, “The Book of Delights” … and implores readers to slow down and savor the little things. Original air date 2.14.19