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Sources of Joy - Day 2

The landlord’s second “wife” was seen sweeping outside my front door for the first time in eighteen months. With the heavy rains last week, we had a lot of topsoil and leaves run down the concrete path on the side of our apartment, part of a double-storey house, the second floor of which is occupied by my landlord.   268 more words

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Zen Broom

Asking his teacher where he should begin his training, the teacher hands his student a broom. “Here, use this.” Mindfully using the broom, daily, can be an act of meditation; a practice in mindfulness. 200 more words

April 4, 1851

1851

April 4th

Friday  Have been working about house this forenoon

Gave my parlour a thorough sweeping & bedroom

& stairs &c  Have not been at all well and had… 256 more words

19th Century

Weekend reflections - take two

Ok look, the bottom line is this: I LOVE WEEKENDS.

A simple true fact that proves itself week after week. As I wrote last Sunday night… 583 more words

A 100 word essay on sweeping

Procrastination, sounded like a dirty word the first time I heard it but it’s not. In fact I’m procrastinating right now. When I have something important to do, like study for an exam, then I feel like doing all the things I put off doing earlier. 388 more words

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