We don’t go next door to borrow a cup of sugar very often. Does this lead to community isolation?
Here’s a great illustrated story from YES magazine.
The story starts here…..
Here’s the full story.
This article was originally published by YES! Media and is reprinted here with permission.
What do you think? Here are some potential reactions:
- The story smacks of too much “forced neighborliness.” Even in our modern and busy days, I feel I have decent neighborliness without having to borrow sugar.
- The story makes good points. We try to do too much on our own, rather than ask for small favors. The favors build good community relationships.