Author Archives: TheAdventurousOne

Junkmail

Twenty minutes cleaning junk from my inbox, Daily reminders, ‘do it now,’ unheeded. Delete, unsubscribe, delete, unsubscribe. Good intentions amount to naught. Too much time clicking today. Click, double click, check, delete. Collecting like negative thoughts, Ignored because it’s easier. … Continue reading

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Bookends

What stories lie between two bookends? Bronte, Hugo, Rowling, Keats? You are what you read. Sometimes, bookends can be used alone If there is something else on the other side Like a wall or a paperweight. Like the metal blue … Continue reading

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Just a test

This is only a test

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Taking a Pause.

So, I know that my updates have been consistently sporadic since I started this site five years ago. It was meant to be a way to update friends, family, and anyone else who might be interested, while I lived outside … Continue reading

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Not the update I thought I’d be making

So, once again it’s high time I updated the blog.  Usually I try to include pictures, but I’m going to skip that this time, fyi. I actually started to write something a month ago, but clearly that didn’t happen.  I’ve … Continue reading

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Wolaksan Mountain & Qi Gong

Last week, after spending a few days in Seoul for some appointments, lunches with friends, and a Qi Gong class, there was a rather spontaneous camping trip.  Some friends and I went to Wolaksan National Park and Mountain.  L has … Continue reading

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A Year in My Life.

Fair warning. This is long. Once again, I have managed to let too much time go by before the promised next entry.  One of these days I will get more consistent.  Maybe by that time I will leave Korea and … Continue reading

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A Rough Year

Well, once again it’s been a long time since I’ve written a blog update. There have been many things happening since my last post in March.  I think I’ll make two entries today. One short one to update those of … Continue reading

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Where did the time go?

How has almost a year past by since I updated this site?  I could say “I’m not sure how I let that happen.” However, to be honest I’ve often considered if I want to keep it or not.  It’s nice … Continue reading

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Quitting Sugar

Earlier this year a friend in town asked me if I would be interested in going on a sugar quitting journey with her.  After sleeping on it for about a minute, I told her I was in. It’s been 8 … Continue reading

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