Thursday, June 22

“We can approach conflict resolution as an art form that we are privileged to develop and hone.”
— Diane Musho Hamilton, Zen teacher and professional mediator

Today’s Excerpt:

When can it be helpful to disagree with someone?

Show the following photo:

Ask each person to write down what they see in the image.

Compare your answers.


  • Is there only one right answer?
  • Why do you think people saw things differently in this image?
  • How can we remind ourselves that it’s okay to view situations differently?

Explore other optical illusions where people have seen different things in the same image.