Weeks 28-29 // rituals & adaptations

48/61 ICAD Collection

48/61 ICAD Collection

Are you doing this to get people to do what’s good for them or what’s good for you? -Seth Godin

I journaled this quote as a prompt today. The theme that came to mind was rituals.

Rituals have enabled me to move through the greatest of life-challenges. Rituals are both good for the people in my dailies and good for me. Daily routines and practices facilitate balance and priority.

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live everything // wishes & fullness

43/61 ICAD Collection with elements from Secret Message Society Zine

43/61 ICAD Collection with elements from Secret Message Society Zine

{just because you can, doesn’t mean you should … or that it is in your best interests to do so; go your own way — without apology/explanation}

Although bronchitis is lingering, I am finally feeling what I wanted to feel emotionally and in regard to several decisions needing closure. The physical wishes will eventually be granted. ;)

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live everything // moonbeams and start lines

071214 morning moonYour present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start. -Nido Qubein

Morning of Day 6 of seven days of observations {maybe longer} … during which I have been:

  • read serendipitous passages from the various books I have piled hither and yon
  • art journal my discoveries and random thoughts
  • capture some variance of a selfie

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live everything // sparkly dares of vulnerability

{lines of thought} 41/61 ICAD Collection

{lines of thought} 41/61 ICAD Collection

It’s very hard to have ideas. It’s very hard to put yourself out there, it’s very hard to be vulnerable, but those people who do that are the dreamers, the thinkers and the creators. They are the magic people of the world. -Amy Poehler [quote]

Day 5 of seven days of observations {maybe longer} … during which I have been:

  • read serendipitous passages from the various books I have piled hither and yon
  • art journal my discoveries and random thoughts
  • capture some variance of a selfie

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live everything // questioning

38/61 ICAD Collection

38/61 ICAD Collection

As artists, we are perpetually seeking to penetrate the veil of cultural prescriptions and arrive at personal truth. ~Julia Cameron

Day 2 of seven days of observations {maybe longer} … During which I will:

  • read serendipitous passages from the various books I have piled hither and yon
  • art journal my discoveries and random thoughts
  • capture some variance of a selfie

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