Happy May 2-4!

Mmmmmmmarvelous Monday holiday in May…I love this time of year. Not too hot, not too cold, juuuuuust right 😄.
And, it’s lilac season.
And, my birthday’s coming up this Friday.
And Friday is the last day of exams.
Yup, marvelous magnificent mmmmmmMonday in May…

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Lilacs I stole from a neighbour lol.

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This is how I'm spending this long weekend, studying for finals. Only 3 left!!

May this marvelous day in May be a momentous one.

Peace, love & light,
Julesy

Where Time Machines Cannot Take Us

I introduce my friend, Kusum Dole, and her new blog. Let’s show her some WordPress love :).

This piece really resonates with me presently.
May it also with you.

Peace, love & light,
Julia

Foster Self Awareness

Related: A personal account of my “Experiences of In-Between”

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Where Time Machines Cannot Take Us

Why do we dread starting and ending?

What is between the here and there?

The “in-between” is everywhere: creative or work projects, writing a resume, going out for the evening, quitting smoking…any task whether active or passive.

Each of us reacts to it in our own way: a dead stop, procrastination, hesitation, digging our heels, avoidance or, perhaps, rising to the challenge.

What does in-between feel like?

The in-between is different for each of us who struggles with it: An open field fraught with attacks from the sky. A swamp of sinking despair. An empty eternity. A dense dark forest…suffocating, trapping.

Even though we know that we must go through the in-between, we yearn for that time machine so we don’t have to traverse it. Wanting to be already there.

I used to want this, too. Then I learned…

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Dundas Square, Toronto

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hmmmmm i think i’ll just sit here and paint my nails. great color!

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Toronto’s mini version of NYC’s Times Square. In the warm weather this place is packed with people.

March 25th, 2015

Nikon D90 35mm

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no one’s taking…

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corner of Dundas & Yonge

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My little walkabout yesterday morning in my favorite area of the Danforth between Pape & Chester, Toronto’s Greektown(East End). We’re finally into single digit temps above zero! Simply liberating feeling. May you enjoy walkin’ about with me 🙂

Toronto. Nikon D90, 35mm

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Alexander the Great

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Our spot…in the summer it’s a central hubub of activity complimented by a wishing fountain…still decorated for Xmas lol

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I think someone’s feeding a furry little someone…

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