Christmas

The Art of Being Present: a Simple Gift this Holiday

The Art of Being Present: a Simple Gift this Holiday

By: Jessica Ball

‘Even as my mind raced with all these thoughts I was perfectly aware that of all the people who visited that show I was the one who most needed to be there.’

I was the one, a man wrote.

I was seen.

As the holiday season begins, filled with celebrations and gifts, I’m reminded of the simple present we’re each able to give. More than eating and receiving this Christmas--and throughout the year--what gift can we bring to every person, every day?