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The Long Weekend – Getaway – Part I

The Long Weekend – Getaway – Part I

“Weekends don’t count unless you spend them doing something completely pointless.” Bill Watterson  

The Invitation

The Invitation

“It doesn’t interest me what planets are squaring your moon… I want to know if you have touched the centre of your own sorrow, if you have been opened by life’s betrayals, or have become shrivelled and closed from fear of further pain. I want to know if you can sit with pain mine or your own without moving to hide it or fade it or fix it.” – Oriah Mountain Dreamer , The Invitation

Monsoon Skies that Light-Up the City

Monsoon Skies that Light-Up the City

“We shall find peace. We shall hear angels, we shall see the sky sparkling with diamonds.” –  Anton Chekhov  

Ms. Hall, a Teacher Par Excellence

Ms. Hall, a Teacher Par Excellence

Ms. Hall, my teacher in kindergarten at Jesmond school played a huge role in shaping who I am today. She made learning fun and adventurous. Her memories are etched in my heart.

6 Months of Balanced Flow: Word of the Year 2022

6 Months of Balanced Flow: Word of the Year 2022

“I am rooted, but I flow.” – Virginia Woolf Six Months of “Balanced Flow”

Ideas Are Bullet Proof: Wordless Wednesday | Wednesday Wisdom

Ideas Are Bullet Proof: Wordless Wednesday | Wednesday Wisdom

“Ideas are bullet proof” – V for Vendetta

Bee Positive ? | Bee the Change? – Part II : Monday Musings | Monday Blogs

Bee Positive ? | Bee the Change? – Part II : Monday Musings | Monday Blogs

“Where there are bees there are flowers, and wherever there are flowers there is new life and hope”. ― Christy Lefteri   This post is a continuation of the Bee post I shared about 2 months ago – an update of sorts.  

I Forgive and I Flow: Monday Musings | Monday Blogs

I Forgive and I Flow: Monday Musings | Monday Blogs

I Forgive and I Flow   Lokah Samasta Sukhino Bhavantu Om Shanti Shanti Shanti   “May all beings everywhere be happy and free and may the thoughts, words and actions of my own life contribute in some way to that happiness and to that freedom for all.” (translation)   This chant embodies a deep rooted will to forgive my impetuous thoughts, those acerbic words of mine; spilled out in moments of despair, those rash actions taken on an impulse; and…

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The Grand Return | Spring | Fiction

The Grand Return | Spring | Fiction

  The Grand Return    Spring is upon us. Literally and figuratively. The daffodils nod their fragrant heads in unison. The  gossamer winged butterflies flutter around in the redolent breeze. Mere mortals traipse around; happiness kissing their feet. The robin whistles a melodious, staccato song.

Bee Positive | Bee the Change : Wednesday Wisdom

Bee Positive | Bee the Change : Wednesday Wisdom

  “He is not worthy of the honey-comb, that shuns the hives because the bees have stings.” -William Shakespeare