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Jacob stumbled to the pool and plunged his head into the water. Somewhere in the back of his mind a voice told him to take sips, but he ignored it, gulping in the tepid liquid. 213 more words

Short Story

Overwhelmed and overheating.

I’ve been on family holidays to Spain so many times in the past, but there is something strangely daunting about moving here, alone.

After two years of relative-independence at university I thought that flying out here on my own would be a breeze; I’d settle in easily and make friends with the locals in no time. 392 more words

Keeping our collective cool

When we practice, when we meditate or chant or breathe, we do so most often for ourselves: our own comfort. But we forget our individual impact on the collective. 407 more words


How Hot Is It?

It has really been hot this summer, so hot I’m beginning to wonder if this is Tennessee or if the Sahara Dessert is migrating westward. The heat waves on the sidewalks lately are big enough to surf on. 537 more words