The Weekly Thrill is going to be short this week. It's been a bad week, y'all. It's been bad for me personally, and it's been bad on a more global level.
I'm not going to get into what I'm dealing with personally, but globally, I feel like the whole world is apocalypticking. (That's a new word. I'm already in touch with Webster's to make it official.)
I just want to say that my heart is aching for my country this week. My heart aches for the rest of the world for various reasons, as well, but this week, I can barely get past what is happening in the United States to even glance around the rest of the world.
Everything from hurricanes, fires, and flooding to political battles, a raging pandemic, and peoples rights being taken away from them. So much pain and anger.
And when I'm feeling so much for what's happening outside my home—my safe place... I nearly crumble when something happens inside my home.
So, for today, I have a single post—a video actually—to pass along to you. A little joy to put a smile on your face. Hope you enjoy!
Published on August 31, 2021
Sometimes you need heartfelt video evidence that people can come together to produce joy, like this video of a flash mob symphony performing Ode to Joy.
Hope you are doing well. If you're reading The Weekly Thrill for the first time, you can catch up on previous editions or sign up to receive future editions here.
These newsletters and the posts linked inside are an effort to start a conversation. Feel free to comment on the posts or simply hit reply to this email and send me a note. And be sure to share the newsletter with friends who might enjoy it.
Until next time... let's all be kind to each other.
Subscribe to The Weekly Thrill
Subscribe to the monthly VIP reader email