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The Road that Leads to the Sea “Each day looks as beautiful as the roads that lead to the sea.” – John Steinbeck “Beep… beepbeepbeepbeep… BEEPBEEPBEEPBEEP.” I know instantly where I am. It is a new day. India. I feel fired with purpose. It is the last […] Read »
Timshel. I have a Choice. “I know that it might be better for you to come out from under your might-have-beens, into the winds of the world.” – John Steinbeck “Beep… beepbeepbeepbeep… BEEPBEEPBEEPBEEP.” I know instantly where I am. It is a new day. India. […] Read »
Nightfall “When I was very young and the urge to be someplace else was on me, I was assured by mature people that maturity would cure this itch… I don’t improve; in further words, once a bum always a bum. I […] Read »
How often do you wake in the morning with no idea where you will sleep that night? “But the word timshel -“thou mayest”- that gives a choice. It might be the most important word in the world. That says the way is open… Why, that makes a man great… He can choose his course and fight it […] Read »
Day’s End “Better a thousand times that he should be a tramp, and mend pots and pans by the wayside, and sleep under trees, and see the dawn and the sunset every day above a new horizon.” – Robert Louis Stevenson Today […] Read »
Struggle “You can boast about anything if it’s all you have. Maybe the less you have, the more you are required to boast.” – John Steinbeck It’s hard to get my head round the idea of a “struggle” whilst sitting in […] Read »
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