Do you have meditative moments in your day?
Recently I stumbled across a peaceful moment in Katoomba. Located in Civic Place, next to the council administration centre, there is a monument dedicated to peace. Tom Coley, the sculptor, offered to donate the black granite sculpture titled ‘Peace Memorial’ to the City of Blue Mountains Council … Continue reading A Peaceful Moment in Katoomba
I like routines. I find comfort in habits and having things in their place. By creating structure I find I have more freedom and mindspace to think about other things. Routines do need a bit of room for give and take as things inevitably happen. … Continue reading We fall into old habits*
Today is my first official writing Wednesday. I have negotiated some leave and have eight Wednesdays, including today, between now and the end of the year that are just for me. These days are separate from work and family obligations, and are part of my … Continue reading (Some) Wednesdays are for Writing
It was inevitable that I would start meditating after moving to the mountains. I had tinkered with it before, mainly with a lighted candle and a sense of wrestling with the many, many monkeys that live in my mind. Meditation retreats are in plentiful supply … Continue reading Mindful in the Mountains