living joyfully Category

On seeking joy through chance encounters

On seeking joy through chance encounters: there are hidden gems of living history everywhere around you. You just have to look for them.

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On seeking joy through community

When I was young, my parents built a community. We were strangers in a strange land, seeking a sense of belonging. They found others, from the same cultural background, with similar stories of feeling adrift in a new place, missing families and familiarities. They banded together.

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On seeking joy through spite

On seeking joy through spite – how spite can motivate healthy acts

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On seeking joy on your own

On seeking joy on your own: I never thought of myself as the kind of person who’d enjoy sitting in darkened rooms on my own.

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On seeking joy

Well, we’re a week and a half into the new year and 2020 has dragged its sorry behind all the way through 2021 and into 2022. The pandemic turns three this year; a toddler that’s found its feet and is off and running. Like so many toddlers who’ve recently discovered the power of locomotion, this […]

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