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Celebrating Thay – Thich Nhat Hanh: #WhatDoYouSee

What Did He See? – Celebrating Thay (Written as part of Sadje’s What Do You See? picture prompt.)

#MondayBlogs, #MondayMusings

Slow – Niksen: MondayBlogs | MondayMusings | HopeWriterLife

“Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.”  Lao Tzu     Go slow to go fast. Slow and steady wins the race.   We’ve heard these adages time and again. Yet, when we live in a fast-paced, modern society, where everyone is bustling away to accomplish their tasks and pin their goals; these thoughts… Read More Slow – Niksen: MondayBlogs | MondayMusings | HopeWriterLife

#ThankfulThursdays, #WriteBravely, Musings

Balanced Flow: #WordOfTheYear | #WOTY2022

  “Be still like a mountain and flow like a great river.” – Lao Tzu   Balance (noun) – “Stability found at the centre of acceptance.”

#Blogiversary, #WriteBravely, Musings

5 Reasons Why You Should Blog : On Turning 5 | Blogiversary

“Blogging is to writing what extreme sports are to athletics: more free-form, more accident-prone, less formal, more alive. It is, in many ways, writing out loud.” – Andrew Sullivan  

#Poetry, #WriteBravely, TuesdayMotivation

I am This. I am: #Poem #Poetry

Hello my dear Amigos in blogsphere! Sorry I have been awol. I just have been taking time to be. I had no choice but to return today, as my blogiversary is around the corner. Yes, we turn 5 on 6th December. But, having said that; yes, I have missed not being in my cosy den… Read More I am This. I am: #Poem #Poetry

#FridayReflection, #MondayMotivation, #MondayMusings, #WriteBravely, Musings

Chop Goes the Weasel – Hair Today Gone Tomorrow

“When a woman decides to cut off all her hair, she discovers something underneath that is liberating. It can be therapeutic because you let go of the idea that you need these superficial extras to feel beautiful.” – Emon Fowler    It wasn’t a passing whim or a fleeting fancy I caught on to, when… Read More Chop Goes the Weasel – Hair Today Gone Tomorrow

#WednesdayWisdom, #WordlessWednesday

Wednesday Wisdom: Wrap-up Time | WordlessWednesday

“When it’s over, I want to say: all my life I was a bride married to amazement I was the bridegroom, taking the world into my arms.” ~ Mary Oliver  

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Ichi-go Ichi-e | One Time, One Meeting | Mujud Roz: #WordlessWednesday #WednesdayWisdom

“Ichi-go ichi-e” (in Japanese) translates to treasuring the unrepeatable nature of a moment. The term has been translated as “for this time only”, and “once in a lifetime”. “Mujud Roz” is a Kashmiri blessing and benediction that translates to (always) be in the present. It’s a reminder that life manifests in the here and now… Read More Ichi-go Ichi-e | One Time, One Meeting | Mujud Roz: #WordlessWednesday #WednesdayWisdom

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Winsome Weekend | Birthday Month | Passion Flowers: #WordlessWednesday #WednesdayWisdom

“The rhythm of the weekend, with its birth, its planned gaieties, and its announced end, followed the rhythm of life and was a substitute for it.” —  F. Scott Fitzgerald