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Do I Really Need to Share Everything?

In this day of information and social media, many of us are posting all of theĀ grand exploits of our lives on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 528 more words


Adventure 254 ~ Write A Collection Of Haiku Poems [19]

This morning’s walk with my dog was spectacular! Even though the sky was darkened by a flat grey ghost-mist, the hedges, railings, plants and fences were glinting with dew-laden spider webs. 87 more words

Jane Talbot

Adventure 250 ~ Write A Collection Of Haiku Poems [16]

Yesterday’s mushroom-hunting adventure was so exciting that I leapt out of bed this morning, keen to get to work on a fungus-based haiku. Only it seems that my imagination had other plans :P. 323 more words

Jane Talbot

what you see

The question is not
what you look at,
but what you see.

~Henry David Thoreau


The Kindergarten Metaphor

I sent my baby boy off to kindergarten today. Never before had I truly understood the significance of this day for parents. The tears I shed today are about far more than the fact that I will no longer have him home with me during the day; rather it marks the first in many moments when I will stand as a loving and proud bystander on the sidelines of his life. 279 more words


Adventure 244 ~ Write A Collection Of Haiku Poems [13]

I’ve had a total head-jammer of a day today, working on my website. I’ve started to really look forward to my daily adventures because they bring me back to the present moment, they close the door on work. 125 more words

Jane Talbot

A Rendezvous with God

It was a watershed moment on the beach years ago when I realized that living in constant misery about the shape of my body was, in fact, far worse and life depleting than any number on the scale ever could be. 716 more words