33: busylessness

photo-1432691301971-c8b920198bd7Busylessness can be described as living more mindfully, engaging in being “not busy,” and enjoying a life of greater peace and calm.

The present moment is filled with joy and happiness. If you are attentive, you will see it. – Thich Nhat Hanh

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Italicized quote from Thich Nhat Hanh
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23: sandy toes

photo-1414490929659-9a12b7e31907hark, now hear the sailors cry,
smell the sea, and feel the sky
let your soul and spirit fly, into the mystic…

Lyrics by Van Morrison

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night and day

night and day,
I must say!
in the morning
of mid-week

my shiny garnet
my beach sunset
so calm, so peaceful,
no cars, no people

quiet and lonely
I can move about freely!
so calm, so peaceful,
no cars, no people

turns to black stone
a different tone
in the evening
of week’s end

Jennifer A. Fifield