Jim is in his 60s, father of 6 kids. He is a rebel, writer, poet, composer, musician, taxi driver and radio/talk show presenter that struggles to make a living and support his family. He is passionate about making people aware of social or political issues and wants to inspire people to take responsibility and improve their own lives. He is an out of the box thinker who enjoys positive and constructive provocation.
Good Deed Menu Jim
- Giving out sympathy poetry at funeralsUSD20
- Giving out written poetryUSD20
- Visit family courts and try to prevent a divorceUSD25
- Give counselling service to a person or a coupleUSD20
- Make new and inspiring street signsUSD25
Giving out sympathy poetry at funerals
‘Giving out sympathy poetry at funerals‘:
“Smile seller Jim Arnold Goodchild, Belize
‘Give out sympathy pamphlets at a funeral’ Date: Friday, January 4th 2014
Place: San Ignacio Town, Cayo District, Belize
Short description of the act:
For my first good deed project it is very special to me; because the deceased was a good friend who I have known for over twenty years and who’s family is well known and respectful towards me.
I have chosen the sister to present my poem of condolence because to my knowledge sisters also have grief as all others and this sister in particular has been very supportive of me and my work of poetry, as was the deceased sister.
Other efforts of my good deeds will be my pleasure (…)”
The full version of his reports, including the poetry offered, you can download here.
Please find attached the poems in word documents as well as pictures of the recipients.
Thanks for choosing me for my Good Deeds project “Poems Giveaway “
I have chosen the students of Eden high school
in Santa Elena Cayo Belize as the main recipients.
The poems were very inspirational for them as I also recited for them.
I was very thankful for those who were willing to have their pictures taken as they received their free poems. (…)”
For the full version of Jim’s report please download the pdf below.
Presentation video Jim
Here a little extract of one of Jim’s poems:
LET’S FACE IT
by: Jim GoodChild Arnold M.A.
LOOK AT ME LOOK AT YOU
DON’T HAVE TO BE ON YOU-TUBE TOO
LOOK AT ME AND LOOK AT YOU
DON’T HAVE TO BE ON TWITTER
WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU GET
SOMETHING’S DONE YOU CAN’T FORGET
LOVE IS GAMBLE PLACE YOUR BET
CHANCES ARE YOU WON’T REGRET
ONE TWO THREE LET GO ATTITUDE
GET SET AND GO GRAB FOR GRATITUDE
AND LIKE ABC REACH FOR LATITUDE
For the full version of ‘Let’s Face It’ please download the pdf below.
Another sample of Jim’s poetry is ‘Live In A Heaven Lieve In A Hell’ which you can find in the pdf below.
Here the pdf of his poem ‘Between Me And You’.