Ever felt uninspired to write? I am sure you have; I have too. Sometimes, all it takes is a little visual stimulation. Look at an image or picture in front of you and think of a story, or a poem, relating it to the image. Let your imagination run free and see where it lands you. Here is an image to start. However, the world around you is an image, and if you do not have the visual sense and are blind, then your ears become your eyes – sound becomes a story.
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More than a decade has gone by since the book Simple Abundance: A Daybook of Comfort and Joy by Sarah Ban Breathnach came out and became a bestseller. I had this book sitting in my library for almost two years and recently I got to read it. I loved it! The principles on this book are true now more than ever. Eddie and I have embarked in a journey to live the simple life and this book, although written with a feminine point of reference, is a source of inspiration, as many of the principles apply to men as well.
Many families and individuals are simplifying their way of living, for many, this way of thinking has come after the effects of the current economy;for others, it has been brewing for quite some time. In a way, living the simple life is living mindfully, and has nothing to do with economic status. Rich or Poor, both can live the simple abundance life, as it is more about spiritual connection and appreciation of the everyday blessings.