I've been complaining of a lack of connection to myself and others. I've felt untethered, like I'm bobbing around in the ocean without an anchor. Julia Cameron writes that for creative and artistic people, "attention is a way to connect and survive". In fact she encourages us to immerse ourselves in the flow of life and pay close attention.
Anticipating the Scotland road trip by setting up the travel journal.
I'm so excited! I recently applied to be a Weleda Wellbeing Advisor. As with so many things in my life these days, this was not planned but completely serendipitous. Before I knew it, I was having a phone interview and was accepted!
A gloriously British event - The Battle Proms at Highclere Castle where they filmed Downton Abbey.
Life is a dance between making it happen and letting it happen
My life at this moment in time is an oxymoron. I have to say, this phrase just "came to me" as I was writing this morning. It's not a word I use often, but it really fits my situation.
The earth around the lake is covered in a profusion of white feathers, like a smattering of summer snow. What are the odds of finding on blue feather in all these white ones, let alone three?
The feeling of driving my own car again is unexpectedly joyful, even though she doesn't have a powerful engine or loads of gadgets. She is mine.
I haven't 'visited' Scotland properly for years. Ok, T and I went up to Edinburgh in April to visit the uni but that wasn't a real visit. Before that, I took T there for a week or so, but he was about 8 - far too young to appreciate what its all about. I'm a … Continue reading Anticipating … Scotland through a literary lens
JOMO is the exact opposite of FOMO. Thank goodness there is a word for it!