Tag Archives: philosophy

Painting the past in the future

This week I’ve been reflecting on new beginnings, which is quite apt as spring is upon us once more. This week’s pieces focus on the impermanence of youth, change and the new challenges which adulthood brings.   Each Brushstroke   … Continue reading

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A month of spiritual exploration

Sorry I’ve been away from the note-book for a while, I’ve been extremely busy finishing off work for university and embracing new experiences. In fact more than embracing, I’ve been actively seeking them out! I’ve had some brilliant fun meeting new people … Continue reading

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Staying grounded in an overwhelming world

I’ve had a pretty stressful last few weeks, as I’ve made a few big lifestyle changes and taken up some new hobbies and though I’ve done a bit of creative writing in the form of story writing, I’ve not written … Continue reading

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A Year of Blogging!!!

Hey folks! This week Saturday will mark a year of ‘Looking At Raindrops’ and as a result of this I’ve decided to write a series of short poems/modern haiku in order to mark the occasion. The poems make up an … Continue reading

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Craving…MORE!

These last couple of weeks have been ‘craving-weeks’, by that I mean that I’ve been in a constant state of ‘I want’. According to the Buddhist four noble truths craving is one of the causes of human suffering. I think any … Continue reading

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