I have the honor of calling Matthew Wettergreen a friend (and sharing a birthday) and the joy of being one of the first to have had space and work at Caroline Collective. His blog post about Houston the other day is nothing short of love letter to the city I adore and it reminded me that love, whether for a city or a person or a cause, is an action and empowering others is one of the greatest expressions of love there is.
” It was no longer about saying “I love Houston,” it was more about actions and showing that love, inspiring that individual passion and empowerment in others. It was about showing individuals and communities that they owned the power to improve that which they saw around them. It was about everyone doing it for everyone, doing it to share passion and enthusiasm to learn, grow, and improve… “
If you find yourself in H-Town for a long… or short period of time… his post is well worth the read >>