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Beannacht - Blessings on You

“May you listen to your longing to be free.

May the frames of your belonging be large enough for the dreams of your soul.

May you arise each day with a voice of blessing whispering in your heart that something good is going to happen to you.

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Muse-Worthy Quotations

Beyoutifulliving Presence | If Not Now, When?

The whole essence of Zen consists in walking along the razor’s edge of Now –

to be so utterly, so completely present that no problem, no suffering, 221 more words


The Blue of Desire

Rebecca Solnit writes in A Field Guide to Getting Lost:

We treat desire as a problem to be solved, address what desire is for and focus on that something and how to acquire it rather than on the nature and the sensation of desire- though often it is the distance between us and the object of desire that fills the space in between with the blue of longing.

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Great Leaders in the NFL? Yes, they're there

“Are you ready for some football?” or maybe just a leader you can respect? The NFL is in the news a lot these days for the numerous cases concerning violent acts on the part of players – and the uncertainty that NFL leadership has about how to deal with it but it’s not all bad news with the NFL these days. 529 more words


Do I Really Need to Share Everything?

In this day of information and social media, many of us are posting all of the 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