Monday Mantras

Monday Mantra 311 ~ October, crisp, misty, golden October, when the light is sweet and heavy

"October, crisp, misty, golden October, when the light is sweet and heavy." ~ Angela Carter Autumn, melancholy and divinely hopeful all at once... "October, crisp, misty, golden October, when the light is sweet and heavy." Sweet, changeable Autumn, how my very soul quickens at your arrival. My pulse, grown sluggish from the weary heat of… Continue reading Monday Mantra 311 ~ October, crisp, misty, golden October, when the light is sweet and heavy

Monday Mantras

Monday Mantra 310 ~ In October any wonderful unexpected thing might be possible…

"In October any wonderful unexpected thing might be possible." ~ Elizabeth George Speare There seems to be an extra golden lining to the Autumn... "In October any wonderful unexpected thing might be possible." The Autumn season makes me absolutely giddy and October, landing rich and full in the middle of the season, doubles the joy.… Continue reading Monday Mantra 310 ~ In October any wonderful unexpected thing might be possible…

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Monday Mantra 309 ~ The thing with October is, I think, it somehow gets in your very blood. Unapologetically. Almost ruthlessly….

"the thing with October is, I think, it somehow gets in your very blood. Unapologetically. Almost ruthlessly." ~ Anne Sexton How glad I am to live in a world with Octobers in it! "the thing with October is, I think, it somehow gets in your very blood. Unapologetically. Almost ruthlessly." Autumn is out in full… Continue reading Monday Mantra 309 ~ The thing with October is, I think, it somehow gets in your very blood. Unapologetically. Almost ruthlessly….

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Far and Away: A Brief Hiatus from the Status Quo

Melting Inside and Out ~ A Digital Art Collage by Ella Patrice So things for me have been a bit off-kilter and to be perfectly honest - rough. As it may have been noticed, posting here has been erratic at best and I figured that instead of trying and falling short it would be best to… Continue reading Far and Away: A Brief Hiatus from the Status Quo

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Monday Mantra 308 ~ ​Hope is important because it can make the present moment less difficult to bear. If we believe that tomorrow will be better, we can bear a hardship today…

"​Hope is important because it can make the present moment less difficult to bear. If we believe that tomorrow will be better, we can bear a hardship today." ~ Thich Nhat Hanh Hope is the secret to getting to the other side of anything... "Hope is important because it can make the present moment less… Continue reading Monday Mantra 308 ~ ​Hope is important because it can make the present moment less difficult to bear. If we believe that tomorrow will be better, we can bear a hardship today…

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Monday Mantra 307 ~ ​The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to live dangerously…

"​The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to live dangerously." ~ Nietzsche Life is chock-full of secrets and this is no exception... "​The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to live dangerously." Living dangerously can mean a wide variety of things.… Continue reading Monday Mantra 307 ~ ​The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to live dangerously…