The Hope Chronicles
We share a collection of feel good stories and videos that renew our energy, remind us of our humanity, and keep us grounded in hope. It is our wish that they do the same for you and if you come across any inspiring content, please don’t hesitate to send it our way!
The Yeske Buie Team
Posted July 3, 2020
There is Light Here
This piece featuring a dear friend of ours is not just a beautiful song, it also shares a powerful message. Lee’s website is an amazing resource for everyone, particularly in these times.
I Knew You Were Waiting
This song about the deepest, unshakeable belief has been grabbing Elissa and Dave for the past few weeks.
Hamilton the Musical: Now Streaming on Disney+!
Enjoy Lin-Manuel Miranda’s award winning musical, Hamilton, featuring the ORIGINAL cast! What better way to celebrate the birth of our nation this weekend than with this captivating history lesson. Click here to subscribe to Disney+ and watch the musical.
Arizona Weather Map Goes Crazy Live on the Air
This one’s not about hope. It’s just plain funny.
Posted June 19, 2020
“If you want to change the world, start off by making your bed.”
At Yeske Buie, we like to say “it’s about the size of your life, not the size of your wallet”. In this clip, Admiral McRaven says it’s about “the size of their heart, not the size of their flippers”.
San Francisco Ballet Presents: A Little Beauty
“To recreate some magic in this challenging moment, 57 San Francisco Ballet Orchestra musicians recorded music with their phones, and 27 dancers from SF Ballet danced individual choreography in their homes, parks and streets. Until we can dance together again, we’ll stay connected through the joy and beauty of this art form.”
The Alexander String Quartet
A friend of ours shared this beautiful, virtual performance from San Francisco State University’s longtime quartet-in-residence.
Posted June 5, 2020
RFK Speaks After MLK Killed
What makes the speech so powerful is RFK’s ability to vulnerably share about his personal suffering, and also plea with his audience not to turn to violence and hate.
Nelson Mandela and the Science of Forgiveness
An evidence-based perspective on forgiveness.
Brené Brown on Empathy
The last line of Brené Brown’s video sums up our purpose for sharing The Hope Chronicles: “What makes something better is connection.”
Gentle on My Mind
When good human beings share their talents, all you need to do is listen.
Some Good News Ep. 7
The online show that highlights positive stories and provides us all with a much needed boost during quarantine. This episode features a reunion of the cast from The Office.
Some Good News Ep. 8
The online show that highlights positive stories and provides us all with a much needed boost during quarantine. This episode features the power of community.
Posted May 22, 2020
Energy Update from Lee Harris
Our dear friend shares his observation of themes affecting all of us with the hope of providing some clarity and support during this time like no other.
Good Morning Humanity
Through the words of Charlie Chaplin’s A Message to Humanity, this commercial aims to give a message of positivity, presenting that on the horizon is a new world ready to welcome a rediscovered humanity.
When it comes to resilience, this graphic aligns so well with our beliefs…
- We can’t see what’s coming,
- But we know something will eventually happen, and
- Building resilience is the only way to prepare.
Keep going. You’ve got this.
Stand By Me
One of the most viewed pages on our website is the global rendition of the classic Ben E. King song Stand By Me from the documentary “Playing for Change: Peace Through Music.” We never grow tired of this beautiful song, and today we offer a few more inspiring renditions that we’ve come across.
Posted May 8, 2020
We Are The World
Proof that it is possible for the world to stand together.
The Great Realization
This clever bedtime story shares a message about hope for the future, slowing down, and caring for one another and our environment.
SomeGoodNews Ep. 6
The online show that highlights positive stories and provides us all with a much needed boost during quarantine. This episode features a graduation message for the class of 2020.