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Contributor Michael J. Chase


Michael J. Chase
Michael J. Chase
Affectionately known as “The Kindness Guy,” Michael J. Chase is an author, inspirational speaker, and a powerful voice for creating a kinder world. At the age of 37, following a life-changing epiphany, Michael ended an award-winning photography career to found The Kindness Center. After gaining extensive media attention for his 24 hours of kindness event, he quickly became a sought-after speaker and workshop leader throughout the world. Considered an expert on the subject of kindness, Michael has inspired thousands to make positive choices that not only impact their own lives, but also those of others.



Stressed Out? You May Need a Digital Detox
Stressed Out? You May Need a Digital Detox I want to challenge you to a digital detox! Think you can do it? I’ve done three already this year and disconnected from my social media accounts for... Comments
“Take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame.” -Erica Jong
The Power of Shifting Your Perspective ONCE IN A WHILE, I’ll make the mistake of getting caught up in watching the national news—which is, in my opinion, not always a good way to begin the... Comments
Is Your Glass Half-Empty or Half-Full? There’s a wonderful little story about seven-year-old twin boys. One was a complete pessimist, the other a total optimist. Worried about their... Comments


Relaxing Heart Opening Meditation For Clarity

Travel to the beautiful desert with Denise Linn in this powerful guided meditation. With the softening of your breath and body, you’ll enter the still


The Radical Practice of Loving Everyone
The Radical Practice of Loving Everyone

Written with heart and sidesplitting humor, this one-of-a-kind true story of friendship and a divine albeit outrageous dog delivers on its promise to reveal a pathway toward enlightenment . . . and br

am I being kind
am I being kind

Having experienced the "art of unkindness" throughout much of his life, Michael shares his own journey of self-discovery and the lessons learned from unlikely spiritual teachers along the wa