Tag Archives: Aspirations

Horizon

Ten years ago I moved to New Zealand. Well, I didn’t so much move there as go there with a backpack and a sleeping bag. I ended up staying for two years and, yes, it’s an incredible place. In the … Continue reading

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Aye, but are they happy, Jimmy?

So last night I did a short ‘loving kindness’ meditation.  I’ve found this American radio show called On Being and am a bit hooked on all the stuff about human spirit and curiosity. Well, that’s my take on it, the … Continue reading

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A Way

I stopped working in order to have more time to play. To write, take pictures, walk, have a different kind of life. Of course, when you stop working in a structured way you end up working all the time, or … Continue reading

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Don’t Ask. Do.

When the hill is in front of you Climb it. Yes, that hill, that one. Or go down to the sea, That sea That water that pulls you Deep in your bones.

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Fireworks

I wake at night. Not every night, but often. I wake with a start, with a definite thought in my head. Sad things or stressful things have me sitting bolt upright at four am, wondering how to solve them. But … Continue reading

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Standing Still

I clicked on a link in an email today and it brought me to a blog I love – Foxglove Lane.  Catherine (whose every post is lovely, by the way – have a look) talked about the notion of letting … Continue reading

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