What shade and kindness can do to change our lives Plant seeds of hope in small, creative, and passionate ways, like Lane8.org Planting a young tree we will never live to enjoy the shade from is the same as being kind without future expectation. (everybody catch the photo caption?) Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.