My friend, Meg, posted this article called “You should date an illiterate girl” by Charles Warnke on Facebook the other day. Sensing the sarcasm in the title, I thought I’d give it a quick squiz and soon found myself completely consumed. In the first part of the essay, Warnke describes a mundane life that never…Continue Reading “Quote: The girl who reads”
If a diploma can famously be a passport (to a journey through hard realism), a passport can be a diploma (for a crash course in cultural relativism). – Pico Iyer, Why We Travel Read the rest of Why We Travel here. It’s thought-provoking and makes me want to get all the stamps in my passport.
Build of your imaginings a bower in the wilderness ere you build a house within the city walls. For even as you have home-comings in your twilight, so has the wanderer in you, the ever-distant and alone… Would that I could gather your houses into my hand, and like a sower scatter them in forest…Continue Reading “You children of space, you restless in rest”
“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” – Mahatma Gandhi Hey faithful friends and readers from the vast realm of the interwebs, Gypsified is turning 1 next week and, in celebration of this momentous occasion I will be doing a little giveaway 🙂 So, keep your…Continue Reading “Friday thought… and then some”
Watch your thoughts ; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions; they become habits.. Watch your habits; they become character. Watch your character; it becomes your destiny. Don’t know who said it, but it’s damn profound. Thank you to my mommy for sending it on to me 🙂