They say being consciously grateful makes you happier.
Finishing graduate school and (temporarily) away from New York City, I’ve been unconsciously giving drawings of people as farewell and thank-you gifts. I thought it would make them happy, but on my end, drawing embeds them further into my memory.
Here’s one of my taekwondo class:
Another of two lovely guests at my birthday party:
And one I’ve never met, but who has supported some of my projects: