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About revmichaelkane

Reverend Michael Kane is a writer, photographer, educator, speaker, adventurer and a general sampler of life. His most recent book about hiking and happiness is Appalachian Trail Happiness available in soft cover and Kindle on Amazon

My Best Hiking Posts

My Best Hiking Posts So tonight a selection of my best hiking posts just in time for what would normally be my annual Thanksgiving morning hike.  This year, based in Oaxaca, Mexico Thanksgiving will be quite different, it’s not a … Continue reading

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Friends on the Road

My 2018 Adventure – Friends on the Road I have wandered all of my life and also traveled; the difference between the two being this, that we wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment. ~ Hilaire Belloc My 2018 … Continue reading

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Learning like a child

Learning like a child Curiosity is the wick of the candle of learning. ~ William Arthur Ward I suddenly really have a lot of respect for three year-olds.  Because you see, in terms of learning Spanish right now, I’m basically … Continue reading

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Happiness – On Being Alone

Happiness – On Being Alone Loneliness expresses the pain of being alone and solitude expresses the glory of being alone. ~ Paul Tillich Inspiration for these posts comes from a lot of places.  Recently an old friend contacted me and … Continue reading

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Happiness is Swimming with Whale Sharks

Happiness is Swimming with Whale Sharks The very basic core of a man’s living spirit is his passion for adventure.          ~ Christopher McCandless So on passing through Atlanta a couple of months ago I was considering going to the Georgia … Continue reading

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Happiness is Reaching Your Goals

Happiness is Reaching Your Goals Es dificil, mas no imposible. ~ Isis, my Spanish teacher I’ve written her on the site before about how setting and achieving goals can make you happier.  I’m not one of these type A madmen … Continue reading

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Happiness and Learning from Others

Happiness and Learning from Others I’m already to learn although I don’t always like being taught                             ~ Winston Churchill Everything around us has an opportunity to … Continue reading

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Fear is Killing Your Happiness

Fear is Killing Your Happiness We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark, the real tragedy is when men are afraid of the light ~ Plato One of the biggest problems I see in society these … Continue reading

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World’s Best Travel Locations – Part 2

World’s Best Travel Locations – Part 2 I see my path, but I don’t know where it leads.  Not knowing where I’m going is what inspires me to travel it. ~ Rosalia de Castro Follow up post to my post … Continue reading

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The Great Glen Way

The Great Glen Way Nature is not a place to visit, it is home. ~ Gary Snyder All of my Great Glen Way posts in one spot,I hope you enjoy and have a happy day my friends. ~ Rev Kane … Continue reading

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