All posts tagged: letting go

My Adventures in Stoicism

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To stay tucked up in bed reading and listening to the wind whistle through the trees or get up and get the day started, that was the question. The answer? I got up and jumped straight into the day. I did have a lovely cup of tea in bed first while reading a chapter or two of Donald Robertson’s book Stoicism and the Art of Happiness. What is Stoicism? A philosophical tradition founded in Athens by […]

Good Morning

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Good morning or good evening depending where you happen to be. It’s Saturday morning here and while the sun isn’t exactly shining it’s trying it’s best to break through the grey clouds that are insisting on hanging around my particular patch this morning. I haven’t ventured outside this morning as it’s a little damp and I can see the breeze move through the trees. So, I’m sitting at the kitchen table looking out on a […]

Goodbye 2013…Hello 2014

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2014 has begun and I’m hoping that it is going to be filled with love, laughter and happiness. I can honestly say that I am delighted to see the back of 2013. It was a long and challenging year on all fronts and as it wound down I could feel it weigh heavy on my shoulders. Between saying farewell to a fond friend emigrating to pastures new, finishing my thesis, the complexities and challenges that […]