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Far away – yet close – Poems in 3 languages Paperback or e-book

Back in 2010 i published the book “Far away – yet close”. “Far away – yet close” was in a way the closure of a personal process where I got to know my artistically expression. Is a book with photos and poems in three languages. Just some days ago a friend did send me a message which made me very happy. Her father had bought my book last autumn and he gave it as a present to a relative before Christmas as a birthday present. Now he received a letter saying “Thank you for the greetings to my birthday, especially for the three languages book. It’s been quite tumultuous here lately, so first now I found the courage to engage myself to the poems, and I’m fascinated by it and so the atmospheric photos! It’s created by a real artist and I’m sure I’ll read it several times. Thank you very, very much!” I always feel my heart is beating faster when I get such feedback out of the blue. When I published the book …

70 days with words of wisdom

The words of wisdom challenge has reached 70 days… Here’s a look back on day 57 to day 70…. Day 57 “Oh soul, you worry too much. Your arms are heavy with treasures of all kinds.” Rumi Day 58 “You only need smell the wine for vision to flame from each void – such flames from wine’s aroma! Imagine if you were the wine.”                                        Rumi Day 59 “A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song.” Chinese Proverb Day 60 “Ask me not what I have, but what I am.” Heinrich Heine Day 61 “Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life” Omar Khayyam Day 62 Day 63 “Get plenty of rest, preferably in bed. Drink plenty of fluids.” Treat yourself Better Day 64 Day 65 Day 66 Day 67 Day 68 Day 69 “It is health is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.” Mahatma Gandhi Day 70

Words of wisdom – the first 14 days…

First 14 days of “words of wisdom”. Thought it would be nice to collect all 14 on one side :-) 1. “They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.” – Andy Warhol 2. 3. “A tree growing out of the ground is a as wonderful today as it ever was. It does not need to adopt new and startling methods.”  – Robert Henri 4. 5. 6. “If you live your life out of memory, you live out of your history. That’s what once was. If you live out of your imagination, you live out of your potential. That’s what can be.” 7. “May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day.” – Native American Proverb 8.“Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got.” Janis Joplin 9. “The eyes are the windows of the brain.” – B.K.S. Iyengar 10. “Where does the body end and the mind begin? Where does the mind end and the spirit begin?” – B.K.S. Iyengar 11. “Praise …

365 days of “words of wisdom” – challenge day 7

Day seven of the words of wisdom – challenge…. I’m looking through books I’ve read many times just because they gave me so much interesting questions about life…. It had been a while since I read the “Nest eggs” book when I posted from it yesterday I found so many wise words. And this is just one little book between a lot of books with poems, Rumi, yoga wisdom and life stories. All the sudden it don’t seems to be that hard to find some wise words to post…. Well…. It’s day seven. Looking forward to day 100 ;-) We’ll see if I still feel that way… Maybe I should make a list of what I’ve posted somewhere to not end up posting something twice…. Well, that’s a new thought…. Choose one more “words of wisdom” from the Nest eggs book today. Think they are beautiful words, and I really want to share them with you. “May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day.” – Native …