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Happiness is Poetry: Warsan Shire

Happiness is Poetry: Warsan Shire Today a relatively recent discovery for me on the poetry front, Warsan Shire is amazing.  Her poetry is at times very dark, but always passionate and powerful.  We had a brief interaction on Twitter once, … Continue reading

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Happiness and Possessions

Happiness and Possessions Edit your life frequently and ruthlessly. It’s your masterpiece after all.            ~ Nathan W. Morris Originally published June, 2018 So as I get ready to embark on my upcoming adventure I first have to disconnect from my … Continue reading

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Grace in COVID Times

Grace in COVID Times The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances. ~ Aristotle Originally posted 8/24/2020 So this past week was the first week of school.  Normally this involves our … Continue reading

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The Happiest Moment of your life

The Happiest Moment of your life Jumping for joy in the sunshine! To be able to look back upon one’s life in satisfaction, is to live twice ~ Kahlil Gibran Originally posted 2016 It is important in your life and … Continue reading

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Happiness is Poetry: Bukowski

Happiness is Poetry: Bukowski Today my friends as we continue our assault on any visage of potential holiday depression, a poem from my favorite author, Charles Bukowski.  An uncharacteristically upbeat piece by the master but one with a very real … Continue reading

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Happiness is Poetry: Pablo Neruda

LoHappiness is Poetry: Pablo Neruda Today another one of my favorite poets, Pablo Neruda almost the polar opposite of Bukowski, Pablo Neruda immerses himself in love and beauty and of course a bit of happiness.  So today, Ode to the … 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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Happiness, Exercise and Holiday Depression

So, get out there, walk, jog, go to the gym, whatever it takes to burn a few calories, raise your heart-rate, burn off some cortisol and release some endorphins. In the end you will feel better and probably live a longer, happier life.
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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 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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