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30 Days of Alchemy

1. “If someone isn’t what others want them to be, the others become angry. Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.”

-Paulo Coelho, “The Alchemist”


Haikus V

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho is one of my favourite books. Here are three Haikus that I wrote, inspired by the protagonist, Santiago.

He needed nothing. 39 more words


Reading: The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho

“People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.” - Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist 68 more words

Bookish Ramblings

'The Alchemist' by Paulo Coelho

Paulo Coelho wrote this little gem called ‘The Alchemist’.  I finished it a couple of days ago and it’s one of those stories you never forget.   302 more words

Live Today, Tomorrow is Never Promised

For the past few days, I spent my morning walks wondering.  Wondering what things I can do to stay productive. My daughter introduced me to the concept of blogging. 271 more words


Tuesday Thoughts

Finishing the month with one more quote from The Alchemist, which I finished in a fever last week.

“And dreams are the language of God. When He speaks in our language, I can interpret what He has said.

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Tuesday Thoughts

Familiarity + The Alchemist Bevis Marks.

Cocktails to try:
Garden Martini
Bubble Bath (just be prepared for lots of bubbles!)
Passion fruit Meringue Martini
Anything in a hipflask (you can keep the flask) 178 more words