The Wonderful People of Alabama

Everybody needs encouragement on their life’s journey and I got plenty of it from the wonderful people I met at the WordCamp in Alabama. I’m grateful for their enthusiastic support for my work in Africa.  Below are the faces of some of the nicest people that I’ve met.

The ‘Hottest’ Couple in the East Bay

They are Linda and Don. And they are my vessels of grace, the ‘hottest’ couple in the East Bay. What makes them ‘hot’? Their energy, warmth, and the kindnesses that flow from their hearts. I’m grateful for their hospitality for 4 nights during my writing expedition in the SFO Bay Area. Thank you Linda and Don […]

What Gets Me Up Every Morning

In the previous post, I talked about what keeps me up at night. Today I want to share with you what gets me fired up each morning. In spite of all the challenges, there is something that gets me excited: The results.   Seeing drop-outs being able to go back to school again with smiles on […]

Doing Something About It – Action Not Words.

“Pay less attention to what men say. Just watch what they do.”—Dale Carnegie  When people are struggling, words alone cannot better their lives. Actions are needed. One of the actions taken to help the impoverished students is known as the Food for School initiative (FFS).  The FFS provides food for students who are dropping out of […]

About SoulGrateful

Hello there! My name is Peter. Welcome to my journey! This blog is about the power of kindness, gratitude, and compassion. I live between the United States (California) and African villages. This is my story about the goodness of humanity as experienced in the United States. It’s a journey of extraordinary grace in my struggle […]