“Empathy is a choice”

Wise words Brene

Tea for Tra

Brene Brown has been my mentor via her book and her Ted talk for a while now. RSA made one of her many wonderful excerpts into this animation. So funny, beautiful and made me realized how easily and repeatedly I confused empathy and sympathy.

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About cho wan yau

Teacher by day poet/writer by night. Words have been my first love and will be my last. As a child I locked myself into the toilet devouring books which transported me to distant lands. Poetry shared penned from 2009-2010 in a titanic struggle to stay sane at Heartbreak Hotel. Please check it out on chowanyau@wordpress.com. Any comments or feedback welcome. Why not share your story with me, because we all have one, don't we?

Posted on December 18, 2013, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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