Suffering can sometimes be our access to happiness.
TEDxBellevue's second segment theme was Pain, Problems and Failure. Our featured TED talk was "Eve Ensler's Happiness in Body and Soul". In the words of TED.com, Eve Ensler, creator of "The Vagina Monologues," shares how a discussion about menopause with her friends led to talking about all sorts of sexual acts onstage, waging a global campaign to end violence toward women and finding her own happiness.
"Eve Ensler created the ground-breaking "Vagina Monologues," whose success propelled her to found V-Day -- a movement to end violence against women and girls everywhere." --TED.com