Personal Essay

How Acts of Kindness Changed in 2020

And why this won’t stop me trying to be a better person…

Can I Dissipate Sad Clouds Lingering on the Horizon? (Image Source: The Ink Rat)

Experiments have shown we can statistically improve our levels of happiness by performing two acts of kindness a day for three weeks. Back in early March 2020, when Covid-19 events were still a rumbling, vague unsettlement, I attempted my version of this experiment.