“What will our children do in the morning if they do not see us fly?” -Rumi When we inhale, our diaphragm tightens and contracts as pressure builds in our expanding chest cavity. This sets our lungs up to suck air in through our nose and mouth on its path to our air sacs and eventually […]
But when they changed their plans time and time again, the dates became confused, the periods were mislaid, and one day seemed so much like another that one could not feel them pass. Gabriel García Márquez, One Hundred Years of Solitude Where does the time go? Is it that time already? How time flies. In […]
My last thought before falling asleep was that we are all a lot more capable of conquering obstacles and fears than we think. ― Rinker Buck, The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey As we made our 6,000 mile journey across the USA this summer, we tried to stay geographically close to the pioneering path of […]
, As I wander down to the beach at sunrise every morning to exercise, the same couple is there watching the sunrise. They light a cigarette, saunter down to the water and steal glances at my husband and I grunting through push-ups, sit-ups and the like. Today is my birthday and I can’t help but feel […]
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