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Dropping in

I’m ready to stop for the Christmas period. I’m ready to take pause and rest and be present in the here and now and put everything else aside, for a while. 389 more words


Exercising the flow muscle

Have you found that you can hardly get through a long news article these days? Reading a multipage document or an op-ed probably means skimming through the highlights before you click on a link, switch tabs in the browser or context shifting to another app. 187 more words


A Clattering of Jackdaws

Looking out my kitchen window, I see them flying by, then stopping to roost on the rooftop across the lane. There are so many of them! 250 more words


The Perfect Outro

Do you ever have moments in life where you think: “This would make a perfect ending”?

As I have come to learn that I, and only I, am crafting my life, I see these moments and opportunities all around me. 98 more words







  1. (especially of weather) dreary; bleak.

    “a cold, dreich early April day”

The weather reflects my mood, today.  Which can be summed up with the word “Blah”. 437 more words


Retreating to my ice cave

We had snow, yesterday, followed by a freezing night. The hills to the north of Glasgow are white and look very pretty in the sunlight. It takes me a while to force myself to leave the warm flat, this morning, but when I do, I’m glad to be outdoors, with all it has to offer. 225 more words


Just be

“In today’s rush we all think too much – seek too much – want too much – and forget about the joy of just being.”
— Eckhart Tolle