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One of the Quietest Places on Earth

The Japanese have a concept called shinrin-yoku, roughly translated as forest bathing. It originated in 1982 when the country’s forest agency began to encourage wellbeing to combat the threat of suicide in Japan, which at that time was the highest in the world. 251 more words

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An Interview with LUCA D’ANDREA

Name: Luca D’Andrea

Author of: THE MOUNTAIN (2017)

Luca D’Andrea’s debut novel, The Mountain, is now available. To celebrate, I have invited Luca along to chat about the book.
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Crime Fiction

Defusion techniques


Defusion involves seeing thoughts & feelings for what they are – Streams of words and passing sensations – Not what they say they are (Dangerous or facts) 328 more words

Canberra Psychologist

We're Not Telling the Full Story of Natural Disasters

PHOTO: Southern Colorado’s East Spanish Peak four years after a forest fire

I had just come back from a discouraging walk, full of reminders of the beauty we lost in a forest fire four years ago, and I sat down with my tea to browse Facebook. 343 more words

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The Mountain

She sat at the top of the mountain, stoic, feet embedded into the ground, hair flowing down her back across the rocks, over the grass along the streams, then rivers, winding itself into this world, into life itself. 1,198 more words

Life Stuff

Game of Throne's 'The Mountain' To Compete at The New Hampshire Highland Games

CONCORD, N.H. (LIVE 105) – For the third year, Game of Thrones’ Gregor “The Mountain” Clegane will compete in the annual New Hampshire Highland Games and Festival, starting on Saturday. 170 more words