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Yesterday afternoon I didn’t do anything.  And by “anything” I mean I didn’t do anything that I would typically count as “productive.”  I wasn’t at work, and my two year old was napping.   649 more words


Adventure 293 ~ Launch A Collaborative Poetry Project

I’m sure you may have realised  by now that I’m a bit of a haiku fan :) . As part of the research for my book  487 more words

Jane Talbot

Mindfulness In A Culture That Invites Distraction

In wellness and life coaching, a fair amount of time is spent thinking and talking about “mindfulness,” or a state of active, open attention on the present, which includes observing thoughts and feelings from a distance without passing judgment… 551 more words


Thirst for Learning

Learning has become vast with many areas of focus, how can we ever learn it all? Why do we think we need to?

Lately, I have noticed a few things in my desire to learn. 342 more words


Adventure 282 ~ Devise A Pre-Programme Questionnaire For My "17 Syllables" Test Group

For today’s adventure, I’m nudging my haiku book project a little further towards completion. The brilliant news is that, in addition to my peer reviewers, I now have 4 people who have volunteered to try out  the processes I describe in the book,  198 more words

Jane Talbot

Beyoutifulliving Presence | Say Yes

If you no longer want to create pain for yourself and others,

if you no longer want to add to the residue of past pain that still lives on in you, 164 more words

Be Here Now

Adventure 277 ~ Write A Collection Of Haiku Poems [29]

Today, I returned to Portglenone Forest with my dog. The floor was damp with mulching leaves; the fallen acorns had been ravaged by local predators; and the beech nuts had been squelched open by heavy-footed walkers. 235 more words

Jane Talbot