In relationship, Living life, Reflection

The heart of the matter

What a fortnight this has been... while I have had the privilege of working from home for some time now, the intense preparation for the work-from-home measures at my workplace has left me tired, sombre and contemplative. As news of international travel bans, airlines implementing severe reduction in domestic flights, and borders closing were broadcast,… Continue reading The heart of the matter

In relationship, Living life, Reflection

Connectedness – the science

Using science to explain the meaning of connectedness… an incredible talk. “Every breath that you take contributes to the countless lives after you, lives you will never see… it is worth thinking that maybe the meaning of our lives is beyond the scope of our understanding.”     The way that we are in our… Continue reading Connectedness – the science

Haiku, In relationship, Passion, Poetry

Turning home #Haiku Challenge 156 @RonovanWrites

RonovanWrites Haiku Challenge 156 with prompt words - Ocean, Shore   On your shore, it calls Oceans apart, waves carry Echoes' crescendo. ~ FlorenceT   © 2017 FlorenceT Copyright reserved. The author asserts her moral and legal rights over this work.  

Contemplate, In relationship, Inspire, Nostalgia

Contemplation on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving... giving thanks... for what do we give thanks? Today? At this time? In a time when every change, great or small, is tracked, accentuated, dissected, analysed, discussed... its volume so loud that we lose sight of its actual significance, we lose the measure of their relative importance. Everything is the same, and nothing is… Continue reading Contemplation on Thanksgiving

In relationship, Quotes

What can we gain…

What can we gain by sailing to the moon if we are not able to cross the abyss that separates us from ourselves? This is the most important of all voyages of discovery, and without it, all the rest are not only useless, but disastrous. ~ Thomas Merton   © 2016 FlorenceT Copyright reserved. The… Continue reading What can we gain…