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Three Years On: Finding the Thank You

Chunks of time roll by without me even thinking to say thank you, without me remembering or acknowledging the gift of three years ago. Yet, back then, when I was in the rush of the moment and felt the awareness … Continue reading

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Eyes Just Ahead

Last week I reminded myself of a part of me long forgotten. Suffering from an inflamed gum in my mouth after dental surgery, and weighing up my options, I decided to try a fruit and vegetable juice fast in order … Continue reading

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Who is that?

I catch glimpses of myself in the mirror and a vaguely familiar face peers quizzically back at me. I suddenly look more serious, less feminine, and older. And yes, the stereotypes creep in as I think to myself who is … Continue reading

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Right Now

As I attempt to march “onwards and upwards” (see recent blog post) I decided to google the magazine editor who once used the phrase and thus inspired  our current need to find a new home in just a few days. … Continue reading

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Onwards and Upwards

Some people’s expressions stay with you for a life time. My mathematics teacher Ms Stageman framed her lessons with a warm and smiley “never to panic”, and my friends and I would quip “never to panic” almost in unison for … Continue reading

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Bravery

“There’s no safe way to be bold and live your dreams,” I wrote to myself this morning. “In every choice, we are either moving toward love or fear.” I know fear and worry. It’s my default mindset and stance. But … Continue reading

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Show Up

Sometimes in life we don’t know where to begin. We may know we want something but we have no clue how to get there. We may be trying and “failing”. Show up. A wise women said this to me last … Continue reading

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Back on Track

An idealist choosing daily to live the life of a resigned pragmatic. “Oh well” no more.  For I long so fiercely for change. To get back on my path. To find my people. Do what it is I am meant … Continue reading

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About Time

Things take a long time to mature within me, and sometimes they never quite do, and need a little push and nudge. What I would do without deadlines? Though I have tendencies to stretch  them to just beyond their limits, … Continue reading

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A thousand miles

I have so many dreams, many captured briefly in fleeting images I see vividly in my heart in rare, quiet moments. At times these prospects energize me while at other times I’m buried by their enormity and my so slow … Continue reading

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