Something Worth Passing On

miOKplqA small group of thoughtful people could change the world. Indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.

– Margaret Mead

I recently watched Tom Shadyac’s film, “I Am.” Those of you who have already seen it won’t be surprised to hear that I loved it.

This afternoon, I found myself thinking I should do something to pass on what I believe to be a beautiful and powerful message. There are millions of people in transition today. The change that is occurring – what some have called “the shift” – can no longer be ignored.

Only time will tell how it all unfolds.

One thing I know for certain, however, is that we each have a part to play in what is happening in our world today.

I am rooting for love, compassion, peace, and cooperation. I believe most people are good people. I believe humanity is a marvelous thing. And I believe the world can be a better place, if we will each do our small part.

Call me a dreamer, if you must . . . but you’d be mistaken. I’m much more of a practical idealist.

If you watch the film and enjoy it, I hope you’ll pass it on.


Photo by Felipe Daniel Reis

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  1. Matthew de Lellis

     /  October 11, 2013

    Thanks, Sloan, for the post. This IS a marvelous film with a message that we all can gleen something useful from. L&L, m

    • Thanks for leaving a comment, Matthew. It’s definitely a film worth watching (repeatedly) and sharing. I’m glad you’re joining me in passing it on. L&L, S

  2. I know that most of his movies were silly, but Bruce Almighty actually had a message. It is one of my favorite movies, because it combines my favorite things … laughter and spirituality. I have the DVD of Bruce Almighty and Tom Shadyac does a commentary of the movie on the DVD. He talks a lot about serendipity for that film. Having said that, I thank you for sharing about this movie. I hadn’t heard of it. Is it in movie theaters now?

    • Lori, yes, Bruce Almighty was funny and it did have some meaningful messages, as well. I responded to your message about where to find “I Am” below. 🙂 S

  3. I just looked it up. It looks like it may be on Netflix. I’ll have to check it out. Thanks again. BTW, I wondered who Heather was on my blog. Heh, but of course, you cleared that up. Blessings to you, Sloan.

    • Lori, I believe it is in the documentary section on Netflix. Have a beautiful weekend! Love & Light, S

  4. gecooper

     /  October 16, 2013

    Reblogged this on Drop by Drop We Fill the Pot.

    • Thank you, Sweet Gretchen for the reblog! Much Love and all the best on your exciting projects, including your radio show! Keep letting your beautiful Glow Flow! S

      • gecooper

         /  October 17, 2013

        Thanks to you too! I would love to speak with you on air about your book Taming the Invisible Dragon! I am working to get a quiet space to record the shows xxx

      • Of course, Gretchen. That would be wonderful. Just let me know when you’re ready. Namaste, S

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