Virtual Hike of Arthur’s Seat in Edinburgh Scotland

Virtual Hike of Arthur’s Seat in Edinburgh Scotland

Edinburgh Scotland. "And now you'll be telling stories of my coming back and they won't be false, and they won't be true but they'll be real."-Mary Oliver The theme of the Lens-Artists photo challenge this week, hosted by John (Photos by Johnbo), is "Going Back - the Second Time Around". The concept is that if [...]

22 Quotes on Hope to Help You Through Stressful Times

22 Quotes on Hope to Help You Through Stressful Times

22 Quotes on Hope to Help You Through Stressful Times. Currently, as a world, we are collectively going through stressful times. And individually we all go through our own periods of stressful times and have our own stressors. But there is always hope. Of the definitions of hope, my favorite is when it is used [...]

It’s So Simple

It’s So Simple

Simplicity. "One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple."-Jack Kerouac The Lens-Artists photo challenge this week is hosted by Patti and she has chosen the theme of simplicity. I love the concept of simplicity. A removal of the unnecessary. It flows right along with my word for 2020 - "prune". [...]

Got Cabin Fever? Feeling Stressed? Here Are Some Resources To Help Remedy That

Got Cabin Fever? Feeling Stressed? Here Are Some Resources To Help Remedy That

Resources. I figured that we could all use some resources to help ease our stress during our current times. Last week, in Tuesday Truth #57, I shared some of the ways that I plan to maintain my sanity during my time at home. Be sure to check out that post if you're looking for ideas. [...]

Tuesday Truth #57

Tuesday Truth #57

Tuesday Truth. Number 57. Given the levels of fear throughout the world as COVID-19 continues its spread, reaching the official level of a pandemic, I thought that today's truth would be appropriate. Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we [...]

Reflections: In Nature and Of Self

Reflections: In Nature and Of Self

Reflections. re·flec·tion: rəˈflekSH(ə)n (n.) - defined as: 1. the throwing back by a body or surface of light, heat, or sound without absorbing it.2. serious thought or consideration. I love reflection. Both definitions of it. And so today, I will share elements of both. The Lens-Artists photo challenge this week (hosted by Miriam) asks us to consider [...]

Tuesday Truth #56

Tuesday Truth #56

Tuesday Truth. Number 56. Connection. Humans are social creatures. I'm currently reading Hivemind by Sarah Rose Cavanagh, PhD because I love almost all things studying "why we behave the way we do". And while there are many dimensions to the book, I just wanted to share this part from the inside flap: Humans have always [...]