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Positivity

No doubt about it, life can be hard. That difficulty can take your breath away, it can immobilize you. The weight of what you are carrying can become oppressive and suddenly everything seems challenging to navigate. Everyone gets to these places, everyone struggles at some point. It’s what we choose to do when we are … Continue reading Positivity

Relationships

Relationships are everything. Every living being exists as part of a network or system. When we look at something or someone on their own, we are examining something only in isolation, and we necessarily miss essential information and understanding because we are discounting context, that is to say, the whole picture. The whole picture is … Continue reading Relationships

Layers

There’s nothing that affects perspective like the lens of geological time. And there’s nothing that draws our attention to geological time more than actually seeing the layers, be they in stone, through what remains after erosion, or what we see when we delve into the earth, like the type of soil we come to know … Continue reading Layers

Growing

It is a holiday weekend in Canada, sort of the unofficial kickoff to summer and therefore an opening of the gardening season. Some years the weather is sunny and warm, allowing for us to be outside to our hearts’ content and other years, well, it’s cool and bit dreary. This year, it’s cold and so … Continue reading Growing