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Sunday Quotes - Daydreaming

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To lose one’s self in reverie, one must be either very happy, or very unhappy. Reverie is the child of extremes.

Antoine Rivarol… 45 more words

Jungle Dawn

I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived. 133 more words


"Why don't you just write something?” said the annoying little voice in my head.

“Fine, if it will shut you up, I will” I replied.

Sometimes I get this overwhelming desire to sprout wings from my back and fly. To nowhere in particular, I just imagine I might catch the breeze from wherever I am and casually glide around up there in the sky, soft cool wind dancing on my face, a feeling of incredible strength and energy pulsing from that place on my back where the shoulder blades meet. 1,726 more words


Steps to Writing

“Now shall I walk or shall I ride?
‘Ride,’ Pleasure said;
‘Walk,’ Joy replied.”
― W.H. Davies

I love being a writer, but writing has its hazards. 378 more words


Henry David Thoreau


Simplicity, simplicity, simplicity! I say, let your affairs be as
two or three, and keep your accounts on your thumb nail …

I find it wholesome to be alone the greater part of the time. 179 more words