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In awed of Mother Nature

Vulnerable.   Awed.  Frightened. These were my feelings when I watched the videos of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan yesterday.   My own earthquake memories came back to me – the swaying of the tall office building and furniture … Continue reading

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Where are you heading to?

As long as you know what you want, and where you want to go, it doesn’t matter where you started. For some people, this may take many years as it takes a lot of courage and faith in oneself to … Continue reading

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Simple beauty of nature

I live and work in the city most of my life.   So it is a challenge to catch and gaze on nature’s beauty when you are surrounded by roads, cars, noise, concrete sidewalks and buildings. The times I am able to catch a sunset or walk around … Continue reading

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In the eyes of the child

We often forget that the child views the surroundings differently from ours. We were walking along the trail of the creek one summer, when my 11 year old daughter got the camera and started taking pictures.   To me, the surrounding meadows look wild, … Continue reading

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Who you think you’re not

Find your passion and go for it!  Whether you are thinking of doing something new or re-focusing on what you want to do, all I can say is TRY IT.   You will never know the depths and heights of your … Continue reading

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Take my breath away

“Life is not the amount of breaths you take, it’s the moments that take your breath away.” Flowing Auroras Over Norway Image Credit & Copyright: Tor Even Mathisen; Music: Per Wollen; Vocals: Silje Beate Nilssen Explanation: Have you ever seen an aurora? Auroras … Continue reading

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In sight

Amidst all the distractions and challenges, don’t lose sight of your dreams. Picture / gif credit: http://capturedphotos.tumblr.com/post/2871888966/greenery

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