A smile is integral to the design of a gift economy. This is an emergent, irreverent, rule-breaking search for a new way to relate to the world, and each other. It is a playful subversion of the so-called "laws" of economics, no more evident than in the term itself, which puts "gift" first, thereby casting a new hue to the so-called gray science.
Yes! On this day of debuting the gift-economy experiment I'm playing with this month, I receive this beautiful article. So much value in it. Inspiring. Questioning. Educating. It leaves me with much to ponder. But for now I offer it for those who are interested.