Tag Archives: letting go

Fatherhood at Fifty – Final Lap

There are few things in life that can produce a zen like state of bliss for me as well as swimming. I love the Darth Vader-like echoing sound of my breath while I’m swimming laps or diving down underwater. Ever … Continue reading

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Solisbury Hill

For those of you who are out there wondering if I will write a blog post for each song in Peter Gabriel’s music library while I’m on this trip, I can assure you that I will not. In fact it … Continue reading

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Eight Ways to Practice Non-Attachment

Some of us write daily. Some of us write weekly. Some of us write occasionally. Some of us never write at all. Some of us write in our journals for our own eyes only. Some of us post a blog … Continue reading

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Dear November

Today I say goodbye to what used to be my favorite month. Used to be. I’m not exactly sure when my feelings about November began to change. If I had to pin it down I would say it was about … Continue reading

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Unfinished Business

We are on a plane to Dublin, Ireland. This is the same time of year and same trip we took about a year ago today. Everything is different though. Last year we were somewhere between reeling and recovering emotionally while … Continue reading

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When Losing is Winning

I’m watching the sun rise out of the big bay window in our delightful front sitting room. The houses across the street take the shape of cottages from a Dicken’s village in the silhouette of the morning light. I’m updating … Continue reading

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I Dance the Labyrinth

This trip, like all of life, has so many layers of richness. It’s like peeling away the skin of an onion. In each moment there is an uncertainty as to which outcome will be produced. In some moments there is … Continue reading

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