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If we were having coffee: Halloween edition

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Trick or treat. (Both. The spider web was found in the meadow. The effects were added in Pixlr. Or were they? ….)

For these beings, fall is ever the normal season, the only weather, there be no choice beyond.  Where do they come from?  The dust.  Where do they go?  The grave.  Does blood stir their veins?  No: the night wind.  What ticks in their head?  The worm.  What speaks from their mouth?  The toad.  What sees from their eye?  The snake.  What hears from their ear?  The abyss between the stars.  They sift the human storm for souls, eat flesh of reason, fill tombs with sinners.  They frenzy forth… Such are the autumn people.

~ Ray Bradbury

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A leap

Wondering what's on the other side. (Nova Scotia, June 2012)
Wondering what’s on the other side. (Nova Scotia, June 2012)

Sometimes you’ve got to jump off cliffs and grow wings on the way down.

~ Ray Bradbury

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Monday meander

Saturday in the Wabi-Sabi Ranch cemetery.
Saturday in the Wabi-Sabi Ranch cemetery.

Whatever we are waiting for — peace of mind, contentment, grace, the inner awareness of simple abundance — it will surely come to us, but only when we are ready to receive it with an open and grateful heart.

~ Sarah Ban Breathnach

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If we were having coffee: Pausing and resting edition

Breathing space.
Breathing space.

Pause.
Listen for the whispers of your Soul.
Soul quietly flows through every part of you.

~ Nancy Lankston

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