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Farewell Oaxaca

Farewell Oaxaca Who can’t relate to the idea of leaving one chapter behind and moving on to the next. ~ Mike Shinoda I’ve left Oaxaca after two months.  My original plan was to stay there for four months but I … Continue reading

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Walking Gijon

Walking Gijon I wrote in my piece last night about winding down here in Gijon.  There are some interesting contrasts to Oviedo where I had previously been hanging out.  First, the obvious Gijon although only about 49 miles north of … Continue reading

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Winding Down in Gijon

Winding Down in Gijon Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time – Bertrand Russel It’s interesting to be doing my standard Sunday night post from Gijon on the northern coast of Spain.  I’ve gotten pretty far from my normal … Continue reading

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Take a Deep Breath, Move Forward

Take a Deep Breath, Move Forward We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.            ~ Rev Kane Transitions and changes seem ever-present and in the last … Continue reading

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Thoughts on a Hard Week & Simple Happiness

Thoughts on a Hard Week & Simple Happiness I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the … Continue reading

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Books for your Summer Reading List 2017

Books for your Summer Reading List 2017 Tonight a little post to help you find books for your summer reading list.  The focus for the list is books that aren’t too deep, about interesting topics and not too long, basically … Continue reading

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Happiness is Feeling Safe

Happiness is Feeling Safe Happiness is a form of courage.  ~Holbrook Jackson Happiness at some level is a luxury.  What do I mean by that?  Well it comes back to one of my favorite concepts of all-time, Maslow’s Hierarchy of … Continue reading

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