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Reflective Insights on Identity and Love

   

Added on  2019-09-23

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Table of ContentsLorde Reading reflection............................................................................................................3Hanh reading reflection..............................................................................................................3Palmer reading reflection...........................................................................................................4Collage.......................................................................................................................................5References:.................................................................................................................................62 | P a g e
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Lorde Reading reflection“The transformation of silence into language and action” the author Audre Lorde defines thatif we silently see someone to be facing discrimination but do not take any step, this is aninjustice. From my aspect, I thought this book defines that we should take an action if weknow that injustice happened with someone who is not responsible for that, we should standfor that person and should seek the truth (Audre Lorde 41). After reading this book, Irecognised that this book had described the silent, if we die then we can’t speak anymore andthus, we should speak the truth in the proper time for others or ourselves. If we are afraid tospeak the truth, it is an injustice for us or others because time is not waiting for ours. Wemust say about what we believe because if we remain silent for this time, it could create asense of guilty (Audre Lorde 43). We must stand against injustice, we must speak the truth,but we believe, we must overcome the fear of speaking truth. We must speak the truth if weknow that is an injustice. I think this book defines the problem of being silent properly; ifreaders read the book properly, then it helps to overcome the fear of speaking truth againstinjustice.Hanh reading reflection“True Love: A Practice for Awakening the heart summary” the author ThichNhatHanhdefines that the author wants to improve the understanding about the love by being involvedin each moment of the love. After reading the book, I recognized that the author focuses onthe four aspects of the Love, the first aspect of love, Loving-kindness, and benevolencewhich stated that loving-kindness has an ability to bring joy and happiness in the life of ourbeloved ones, it makes happy to our beloved ones (ThichNhatHanh 3). The second aspect iscompassion which defines that the understanding is the main key which has the ability tounderstand beloved one’s pain (ThichNhatHanh 4). The third aspect of love is a joy which3 | P a g e
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