It has been a week and a half since I got back from the East Coast and started the next phase of my sabbatical. The trip east was more vacation than anything, all about re-kindling creativity and zeal for life. 1,388 more words
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many, many years ago…… when I was having a hard time stomaching my job, I bought a little book for myself called, “don’t sweat the small stuff at work.” it was hokey, but I thought that I could use a positive spin on things to help me look on the bright side of my days, as things were getting a bit rough. 830 more words
I remember a time when clergy were not provided any time for spiritual renewal. That is ironic, considering that spiritual renewal is their primary business. If there is any vocation in which one needs to stay spiritually and emotionally present and vital this is the one. 597 more words
A sabbatical from work, one flight into Bangladesh and a year of my life.
So what first? After the shrieks of excitements, the realisation there would be no ‘9-5′ for months (literally) the only option was to try and reduce all of my worldly possessions into what would become my new home. 263 more words