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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 So as I get ready to embark on my upcoming adventure I first have to disconnect from my current life. This means … Continue reading

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Helen Keller, Happiness & Optimism

Helen Keller, Happiness  & Optimism You learn about Helen Keller in elementary school, you see the Miracle Worker at some point and you’re impressed.   However, I never knew or retained much about what this amazing woman accomplished as an author … Continue reading

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Happiness is Poetry: Pablo Neruda

Happiness 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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Happiness Resources: Revisiting Some of Our Best Posts, Quotes & Pictures

Happiness Resources: Revisiting Some of Our Best Posts, Quotes & Pictures Happiness is Turning 50! Appalachian Trail (AT) Happiness: Four Trolls on a Bridge Reflections on Happiness Appalachian Trail (AT) Happiness: Selfie Progression Happiness is Blue Poop     Have … Continue reading

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AT Happiness: Culture Shock!!!

AT Happiness: Culture Shock!!! So I have jumped off the trail earlier than I had expected to in order to surprise some of my family and visit others before they move out of the Northeast.  I got off of the … Continue reading

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Happiness on the Road

Happiness on the Road After leaving the coast I’ve headed south to San Diego to visit family and the scariest garden gnome in America.  I got to meet my youngest cousin yesterday, he’s an adorable little guy with a great … Continue reading

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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 Resources: DIY Happiness

Happiness Resources: DIY Happiness Maybe the truth is, there’s a little bit of loser in all of us. Being happy isn’t having everything in your life be perfect. Maybe it’s about stringing together all the little things. ~ Ann Brashares … 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 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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