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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

Petra: Happiness in a 2300 Year Old City

Petra: Happiness in a 2300 Year Old City Petra is a brilliant display of man’s artistry in turning barren rock into a majestic wonder. ~ Edward Dawson In the Jordan Desert, there is a 2300 year old city that westerns … Continue reading

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My Covid Times Diary – Fear

My Covid Times Diary – Fear Fear cuts deeper than swords. ~ George RR Martin Ok, let’s all just admit it, we’re all scared as hell! And in fact we should be, we are facing the largest pandemic since the … Continue reading

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Happiness Quotes

Holiday Happiness: Happiness Quotes The holidays are a very stressful time for everyone and an exceptionally hard time for some.  So, until the New Year I’ll be posting a Holiday Happiness post each day to try help folks out who … Continue reading

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Happiness Images

Happiness Images A post with no need to think or reflect but just enjoy some happy images, have a happy day my friends ~ Rev Kane    

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Appalachian Trail Happiness: Acceptance is the Way

Appalachian Trail Happiness: Acceptance is the Way My happiness grows in direct proportion to my acceptance, and in inverse proportion to my expectations ~ Michael J Fox Tonight an excerpt from my  book, Appalachian Trail Happiness. When you set out … Continue reading

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Happiness Resources: Improving Your Mood

Happiness Resources: Improving Your Mood So tonight a tour around the web to find some resources to help you improve your mood.  Hey, no matter where we are on the road to happiness, improving your mood is always a good … Continue reading

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How to Happily Shelter in Place

How to Happily Shelter in Place When setbacks arise – and they will from time to time – regroup, recharge, refocus and refine ~ Rasheed Ogunlaru So tonight I wanted to address something that we are all going through, sheltering … Continue reading

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My Covid Times Diary, March 28th

My Covid Times Diary, March 28th The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking. ~ Albert Einstein Although we are on a shelter in place order, and … Continue reading

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Happiness is Poetry: Edgar Allan Poe

Happiness is Poetry: Edgar Allan Poe Sometimes I’m terrified of my own heart; of its constant hunger for whatever it is it wants.  The way it stops and starts. ~ Edgar Allan Poe I have always loved Edgar Allan Poe’s … Continue reading

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Worry the enemy of happiness

Worry the enemy of happiness There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will ~ Epictetus I seem to know an awful lot of people who … Continue reading

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