The Tenth Emotion


Joy – I think this is a tricky one to define. It’s often describe as a bubbly, warm feeling that comes when our desires are met, but also as something greater than happiness that comes from deep within. Personally I feel joy when my soul is at ease and the beauty in everyday lives makes me smile.

Does your joy come from the inside or the outside? Where does joy live in your body? What words, colors, sounds do you associate with joy?

Four wonderful writers shares their guidance to joy.