Readwise – What’s the point of highlighting when reading?

I’m normally inspired to write by pictures that I find in my camera roll. But I’ve been so slack lately because, as I may have mentioned in every single post since July/August this year, my phone’s back camera is broken and blurry! Sad times. So this will be a short and sweet post (I always…

January 2017 Book Reviews

Last year my New [Birthday] Year ‘resolutions’ included reading 100 books in the year. I didn’t achieve this goal. I’m pretty sure one of the reasons I failed to hit the target was a lack of accountability/regular reviews. So, here’s my attempt at doing a better job this year with a reduced target of one…

Grief Road to Recovery: Breathe

My grief recovery process has been all about finding that state of flow again. And the same may go for you. This weekend make your healing all about finding that thing that gives you a sense of thankfulness and appreciation; your reason for waking up in the morning. Here are two of my oldest and dearest strategies for healing and general everyday abundant living:

The Old Man & The Sea vs The Pearl

Ernest Hemingway, The Old Man and the Sea vs John Steinbeck, The Pearl The Old Man and the Sea speaks to me of a journey, venturing towards a goal no matter what, daring to fight and not giving up, staying the storm and holding on despite adversity. It doesn’t say this in a fierce way;…