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On Wednesday I took a little trip to see my friend Ashley who lives in Amsterdam. I had a great time, I hired a bike and we cycled round and I sung ‘I like to ride my bicycle’ all day with a smile on my face! 257 more words


Dead or alive

“When you lose touch with yourself, you lose yourselves in the world.” Echart Tolle

Today I had the most extraordinary experience while I sat in my garden fully concentrated on writing some reflections about the beautiful book I just finished; “I skymningen sjunger koltrasten,” – in English called ”The blackbird sings at dusk” by Linda Olsson. 413 more words


Oh, this happy life

I had my first ever kebab when I was about fifteen. The taste of fresh pita bread stuffed with red coleslaw, tomatoes, cucumbers and crisp warm pieces of lamb meat all topped with a savoury yoghurt sauce made my palate… 424 more words

Customs And Curiosities

Utthita Trikonasana

Inhaling I expand in all directions, exhaling I connect and feel the support of the earth

The weather is warming up here in Toronto! The unmistakable sound of bird songs early in the morning as I roll out my mat, bring me joy and a feeling of connectedness to the change of seasons.

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Remember To Dream

Not the deepest sea

Not the darkest night

Could contain so much emotion, so much love, so much life, as she did.

Not the most resonant silence… 187 more words


Living my wild life

I once had an intuitive tell me that I would not be happy unless I was living a wild life.

“HELL YEAH,” I thought, even while my life was sweet and conventional, the way I’d always played it, safe. 317 more words

My Wild Life

Finding my 'inner child'

I felt mature for as long as I can remember. Maybe it’s because I’m an only child who grew up surrounded by adults or maybe it’s because I’ve always been the youngest in my class. 963 more words

Life Lessons