Archives for the month of: October, 2010

Cartoonist Liza Donnelly talks about her work and how she began drawing cartoons. I can really relate to what she says and probably even more because one of my desires is to be able to draw good cartoons. That’s a book gone on my wish list.

Buddha purchased a copy of The Big Issue from a street vendor with a £10 note. When Buddha asked for his change the vendor looked with a smile and said, “Ah, change must come from within”.

– Anon.

Every two years I tend to have a crisis in my life, it can be anything from work, to relationships, health or other personal issues. At the moment it feels like nothing seems to be working out. I feel I have become like a zombie – lack of meaning in my life, not happy and not really ‘alive’. Defeat and boredom kicked in long time ago. Normally I would run away or avoid the issue. Having these symptoms is life telling me, to run again. Not in the physical sense, but to start fresh. To ignite a spark that will light a new life, with a deeper meaning, broader experience and much more fulfillment that I’ve had so far.

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When setting out on a journey, do not seek advice from those who have never left home.

-Rumi