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In The Shadow Which Is Life

In The Shadow Which Is Life

Ithaca Is Displacement

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The Shells On The Ledge Belongs To Us

The Cross On The Wall Belongs To Us… 335 more words

Detroit

Othering, Belonging and Welcoming | My Life is a Sitcom #2

Ever felt like you were the outsider, the creep, that uncool kid? It’s natural. You want to belong – we all want to belong.

Yes, when we become the other, naturally, we want a measure of acceptance. 130 more words

Life

Seasons in Life and Recovery

For writers and “recoverers,” I’m sharing some beautiful writing by Laura McKowen about her life journey and journey of recovery from alcohol addiction.  I love that she touches on loneliness, something I can relate to very much in my own life and feel shame about, and mental health and financial crises.  149 more words

Recovery

To travel really is to live

I pass by the statue of the famous Danish author H.C. Andersen a couple of times a week when I go into the centre of Málaga. 513 more words

Mean Moms After Drop-Off

In some circles, “Welcome Back to School” isn’t so welcoming, among the moms.

Poetry

A Teacher's Take: The link between Belonging to Something and Happiness

Today’s blog is about the importance of belonging to something. I learnt this after being interviewed by an ex-teacher for a research project they were doing. 581 more words

Happiness

The demoralized mind (New Internationalist)

Tina’s nutshell: (1) Schumaker’s question: “Western consumer culture is creating a psycho-spiritual crisis that leaves us disoriented and bereft of purpose. How can we treat our sick culture and make ourselves well?” (2) The distinctive features of consumerism/capitalism are: Individualism, materialism, hyper-competition, greed, over-complication, overwork, hurriedness, debt. 557 more words

Journalism