Author Archives: Michael Kane

About Michael Kane

Michael Kane is a writer, photographer, educator, speaker, adventurer and a general sampler of life. His books on hiking and poetry are available in soft cover and Kindle on Amazon.

Pushing Positivity

Pushing Positivity Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative  stress  into a positive one.  ~ Hans Seyle Originally posted April, 2019 Well, a lot has been going on in terms of the job search.  I’ve had several interviews and … 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 Originally posted November, 2018 I suddenly really have a lot of respect for three year-olds.  Because you see, in terms of learning Spanish … Continue reading

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Happiness Resources: What Does it Mean to be Happy

Happiness Resources: What Does it Mean to be Happy People take different roads seeking happiness. Just because they’re not on your road doesn’t mean they’ve gotten lost. ~H. Jackson Browne Originally published, July, 2018 Today a quick tour around the … Continue reading

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My COVID Times Diary – Do we get it now?

My COVID Times Diary – Do we get it now? Originally published July 20, 2020 When the coronavirus first struck the United States earlier this year, there was a large amount of incredulity from the President on down to the … Continue reading

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Some of my favorite posts

Some of my favorite posts Originally posted on July 19, 2020 Tonight I’m being a bit lazy, I just haven’t been inspired much this week.  I’ve dealt with the some work frustration and an unfortunate bout of insomnia, as well … Continue reading

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Happiness is a few minutes of peace

Happiness is a few minutes of peace         The greatest self is a peaceful smile, that always sees the world smiling back. ~ Bryant H. McGill Originally posted June, 2018 So tonight friends a post inspired by … Continue reading

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Happiness & Expectations

Happiness & Expectations And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair. ~ Kahlil Gibran Originally published November,  2019 I think it is a true thing that your … Continue reading

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Walking Glasgow

Walking Glasgow Originally posted May, 2019 Spent all of today walking Glasgow while doing errands.  There was a dual purpose to my wanderings. First I had errands to run, I needed to pick up a few things for the trail. … Continue reading

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Finding Happiness in Patience & Subtlety

Finding Happiness in Patience & Subtlety When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.  ~ Lao Tzu Originally published February, 2019 Many years ago I started studying Tai Chi and Chi Qong with an … Continue reading

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My COVID Times Diary – New World Road Trip

My COVID Times Diary – New World Road Trip Originally published July 24, 2020 So, after 11 weeks of insane levels of work and then a couple at the normal insanity levels, I finally was able to take my first … Continue reading

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