Tag Archives: meaning

On a grey Friday

This heavy, grey, damp and gloomy morning reminds me of Auckland. And Makarora also, on that day when the rain falling through the leaves, saturating the moss and making slippery the rocks was so in keeping with my mood, and … Continue reading

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It’s been a long day

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Why does my blood rush into a hell of tumult at a few words? ~ Emily Brontë, Wuthering Heights Notes: Quote: the château of my heart. Photo: StarWill Related Posts: “It’s Been a Long Day“

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Pico Iyer on What Leonard Cohen Teaches Us about the Art of Stillness | Brain Pickings

It takes courage, of course, to step out of the fray, as it takes courage to do anything that’s necessary, whether tending to a loved one on her deathbed or turning away from that sugarcoated doughnut. The Art of Stillness, … Continue reading

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On Being Awake | Searching Sophia’s Pockets

On Being Awake | Searching Sophia's Pockets. Such a beautiful reminder to live every single moment in amazement, to revel in every single beat of the heart.

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The Politics of Love – Marianne Williamson: TEDxTraverseCity 2013

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“Marianne Williamson is an internationally acclaimed spiritual teacher and New York Times bestselling author. Her first book, A Return to Love: Reflections on the Principles of A Course In Miracles, is considered a must-read…

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The Overview Effect

Forty years ago, the astronauts of Apollo 8 orbited the moon for the first time and snapped the iconic \”Blue Marble\” photographs of the earth from space. It was not only an image of stunning beauty; it represented a powerful … Continue reading

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The nature of New Zealanders | Sandysviews

New Zealand is the most beautiful country on earth. Everybody knows that, everybody knows about the incredible ‘nature’ in New Zealand. I’m going to talk about the nature of New Zealanders for a while instead. I posted a tweet a while … Continue reading

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39 Ways to Live, and Not Merely Exist, by Leo Babauta

Note to self, this one: Take mini-retirements. Don’t leave the joy of retirement until you are too old to enjoy it. Do it now, while you’re young. It makes working that much more worth it. Find ways to take a … Continue reading

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3:59 am. And Inspired. – Lead.Learn.Live.

3:59 am. And Inspired. – Lead.Learn.Live..

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Viktor Frankl on the Human Search for Meaning | Brain Pickings

[E]verything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms — to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way. via Viktor Frankl on the Human Search for … Continue reading

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