Week 21: Seven Billion
I feel painfully uninspired today so I couldn’t decide what to write about which card. (Believe it or not, I do have a rather fancy editorial calendar for all of this so it’s actually a tad less random than it looks.)
It’s time for some advice.
Do you know Humans of New York? It’s a lovely photography project and now also a NYT bestelling book. Brandon, the HONY photographer, always talks to the people he takes pictures of and not only are they all incredibly photogenic, their answers are always funny, smart, and thought-provoking.
One of the questions he often asks is what piece of advice they would give to a large group of people.
Here’s one of my answers:
(I know that there are slightly more than 7 billion people on this planet. But considering how many of them we’ll actually meet, I think we’re fine with a nice and even ballpark figure. In case you want to count yourself into a coma, knock yourself out here.)