Grounded

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Grounded I didn’t like being barefoot when I was a child. I had my woolen socks, knitted by my grandmother, and they definitely were my protection against too much life and summer action. I loved spending my free afternoons on my bed reading stories about a courageous woman in Lhasa or an intelligent French lady […]

Deep relaxation

Posted 1 CommentPosted in Animals, Cats, Consciousness, Thinking, Yoga

Deep relaxation Looking at my baby cat that is sleeping most of the time when I’m writing I understand what my yoga teacher always wants to tell me. Breathing and letting go… Relax. Most of the time, my thoughts are walking around during the yoga class like my curious baby cat when it’s chasing butterflies, […]

Calling mom: Scene 2

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5.45 p.m. in a restaurant in Venice with their father   Big boy:         “Hi mom, how are you?” Me:                 “Fine. Thanks. How about you?” Big boy:         “Fine. Mom, can you give me the permission for some apps. I want to play some games on my iPod?” Me:                 “Hmmm… you want to […]

At the moment being

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  Drinking my morning tea, I’m thinking how I’ll manage the new website at work and to whom I’ll have to write my first email. Riding my bike to work, I’m thinking that I forgot to tell my little boy that his violin lesson will be starting earlier than usual. Logging into my computer at […]