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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

Happiness & Loving Yourself

Happiness & Loving Yourself Often people attempt to live their lives backwards; they try to have more things, or more money, in order to do more of what they want, so they will be happier.  The way it actually works … Continue reading

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Happiness is Making Sauce

Happiness is Making Sauce  “To invite someone is to take charge of his happiness during the time he spends under your roof.” ~ Jean-Antheleme Brillat-Savarin So the summer is in full swing and with it the garden as well.  One … Continue reading

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Some happy words and images

Some happy words and images Kiss The Earth Walk and touch peace every moment. Walk and touch happiness every moment. Each step brings a fresh breeze. Each step makes a flower bloom. Kiss the Earth with your feet. Bring the … Continue reading

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Happiness Images to make you Smile

  Tonight a collections of mindless happy images to help you raise a smile and have a happy day my friends ~ Rev Kane

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Happiness, Loneliness and Social Isolation

Happiness, Loneliness and Social Isolation Solitude is not the same as loneliness.  Solitude is a solitary boat floating in a sea of possible companions. ~ Robert Fulghum Over the last couple of years there has been a lot of research … Continue reading

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Happiness is Staying Positive

Happiness is Staying Positive         Find a place inside where there is joy, joy will burn out the pain ~ Joseph Campbell It sounds so simple doesn’t it, just stay positive.  How many times in your life, … Continue reading

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How to Change to Be Happy

How to Change to Be Happy Be happy for this moment, for this moment is your life ~ Omar Khayyam Well tonight my friends I want to talk about what I always talk about, how to be happy.  Over the … Continue reading

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Happiness and the Benefits of Gratitude

Happiness and the Benefits of Gratitude Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love. ~ Mother Teresa November seems to have become the unofficial month of gratitude and why not given that … Continue reading

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Happiness, Gratitude & small acts of Kindness

Happiness & small acts of Kindness When we feel love and kindness toward others, it not only makes others feel loved and cared for, but it helps us also to develop inner happiness and peace. ~ Dalai Lama So a … 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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