13 Ideas for Practicing Presence

13 Ideas for Practicing Presence

Mindfulness Reflection Spirituality
There are a myriad of books, websites, podcasts and workshops dedicated to spiritual practices meant to give our wandering minds...
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Love Beyond Walls

Love Beyond Walls

Reflection Spirituality
Terrance Lester, a man who once experienced being homeless himself as a teenager, is dedicating his time and resources to...
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Calmish Cafe

Calmish Cafe

Community Meet-Up
Hangout every Sunday at 7 p.m. CET via Zoom.us Drop by anytime between 7 and 8 p.m. CET (1 p.m....
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Spring Break 2018

Spring Break 2018

Photography
Spring break 2018 brought family to town and we had a blast showing them a snapshot of our lives here....
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25 Things to Do While on a Social Media Sabbatical

25 Things to Do While on a Social Media Sabbatical

Uncategorized
When I tell people I'm taking a year-long social media sabbatical, I tend to get responses that sound a lot...
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Social Media Sabbatical

Social Media Sabbatical

Uncategorized
I was hungry, lonely and tired when I stepped off the train at Convent Station in New Jersey back in...
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What does “openly gay” mean to you?

What does “openly gay” mean to you?

Uncategorized
Earlier this week I had a conversation with a cis-gender, straight woman whose opinion I respect, about my ruminations regarding...
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The longest night welcomes the light

The longest night welcomes the light

Uncategorized
When I opened my eyes, I was sure it was no later than 5 or 5:30 a.m. The room was...
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Wonder-full Wednesday Walks – October

Wonder-full Wednesday Walks – October

Meet-Up Mindfulness Spirituality
Where ever you find yourself this month, I hope you give yourself the gift of taking a long, sauntering. A...
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100 Ideas

100 Ideas

Mindfulness Reflection
Keri Smith is an artist and an author who has greatly influenced my take on a Calmish life. Her work...
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The False Narrative of Gay vs. Christian

The False Narrative of Gay vs. Christian

Church Homosexual Lifestyle Love Marriage
I am still reeling from the fact that there are so-called Christians here in my new homeland who are preaching...
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Wonder-full Wednesday Walks in September

Wonder-full Wednesday Walks in September

Events Meet-Up
Give yourself a long, sauntering walk today through your neighborhood and while you go, consider all the different shapes of...
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Wonder-full Wednesday Walks

Wonder-full Wednesday Walks

Events Meet-Up Mindfulness
Weekly prompts to encourage you to notice your noticing as you wander and wonder. When you take your daily walk,...
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An unremarkable life of love

An unremarkable life of love

Pride
So I’ve been mulling over something about this here queer life for quite some time, as I’m wont to do,...
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Toxic masculinity is NOT a “good argument” for being a lesbian

Toxic masculinity is NOT a “good argument” for being a lesbian

Homosexual Lifestyle
Spend a nanosecond on social media these days and you’re pretty much guaranteed a handful of “toxic masculinity” posts floating...
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