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Dust if you must, but wouldn’t it be better

To paint a picture, or writer a letter,

Bake a cake, or plant a seed;

Ponder the difference between want and need… 104 more words


WWOOF Day 16: Four Elements

All of my days have been starting before the dawn recently, but today was because of a different reason.

The sensation of crawling woke me up several times throughout the night and eventually there came a point where going back to sleep was no longer worth it. 870 more words


Repay Day

30 September 2014

I approached Chester, sitting precariously on a box. “Dennis, have you got a card?” His blue eyes looked distant. I wasn’t sure if he could see me. 454 more words


Leaf Peeping

“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven.” Ecc. 3:1

One of the pleasures of living in a region in which the seasons change is experiencing the beauty that each season offers. 330 more words


Home Sweet Home

We come in alone, we go out alone … but sometimes we get a nice view in which to rest.


Vegetable Frenzy

The beginning of the ninth lunar month on Chinese calendar marks the start of the Nine Emperor Gods Festival, a Taoist celebration observed in countries in Southeast Asia. 716 more words



I sit and wait

Breathe, sit, wait

Moments turning into hours

Days, months, years… and more.


I can barely notice myself

When I am hurting, in pain… 74 more words