About little-beak.com

Rhythm

Little-beak.com believes in movements, humanity, peace, freedom, social democracy. There is no bounds to these principles. it extents to all our black and brown brothers and sisters, to all people of color. To all women, equal to men. To all families, from all countries--a love, humanity without borders--are entitled to compassion. A limitless inclusion for our friends and families from the queer community. A limitless inclusion for our friends and families from all backgrounds and hardships, be they: financial, emotional, physical. A compassion without bounds.

Rhyme

Little-beak.com is inspired by the "Flight of the Hummingbird," a story told by the Quechan people of present day Ecuador which reads as follows:

One day a terrible fire broke out in a forest - a huge woodlands was suddenly engulfed by a raging wild fire. Frightened, all the animals fled their homes and ran out of the forest. As they came to the edge of a stream they stopped to watch the fire and they were feeling very discouraged and powerless. They were all bemoaning the destruction of their homes. Every one of them thought there was nothing they could do about the fire, except for one little hummingbird. This particular hummingbird decided it would do something. It swooped into the stream and picked up a few drops of water and went into the forest and put them on the fire. Then it went back to the stream and did it again, and it kept going back, again and again and again. All the other animals watched in disbelief; some tried to discourage the hummingbird with comments like, "Don't bother, it is too much, you are too little, your wings will burn, your beak is too tiny, it’s only a drop, you can't put out this fire." And as the animals stood around disparaging the little bird’s efforts, the bird noticed how hopeless and forlorn they looked. Then one of the animals shouted out and challenged the hummingbird in a mocking voice, "What do you think you are doing?" And the hummingbird, without wasting time or losing a beat, looked back and said, "I am doing what I can."

Reason

This website and it's infrastructure is the sum of "Doing what we can."