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Michael Kane is an educator, change agent, adventurer and general sampler of life.

Happy News: November 18, 2014

Happy News: November 18, 2014 Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears       ~ John Lennon Amazing photos of incredible cloud formation in Australia Hospital grants woman’s final wish, let’s her say goodbye to … Continue reading

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Happiness is Laughter: Lazy People

Happiness is Laughter: Lazy People Progress isn’t made by early risers. It’s made by lazy men trying to find easier ways to do something ~ Robert A Heinlein Check These Out… Happiness is Laughter: Pranks Happiness is Laughter: George Carlin … Continue reading

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Happiness is Poetry: Wolfgang Carstens

Happiness is Poetry: Wolfgang Carstens Tonight a poet recommended to me by Adrian Manning, his name is Wolfgang Carstens.  Wolfgang is a seriously interesting guy, his words are angular, sharp, they seem revel in the terror of honesty, good stuff.  … Continue reading

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The Wisdom of Paulo Coehlo

The Wisdom of Paulo Coehlo Life was always a matter of waiting for the right moment to act. ~ Paulo Coehlo Recently as I have been researching information for other pieces I have been encountering the words of Paulo Coehlo, … Continue reading

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Appalachian Trail (AT) Happiness: First Test Hike

Appalachian Trail (AT) Happiness: First Test Hike As I’ve mentioned previously I have undertaken planning to do a thru-hike next year on the Appalachian Trail (AT). My hope is that I will walk all 2,200 miles of the AT from … Continue reading

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Happy News: Veterans Day

Happy News: Veterans Day, Thank You! This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave. ~ Elmer Davis   Tonight our weekly look at the type of good news … Continue reading

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Happiness is being scared senseless

Happiness is being scared senseless I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it … Continue reading

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Don’t be insubstantial!

Don’t be insubstantial! You’ve done it before and you can do it now. See the positive possibilities. Redirect the substantial energy of your frustration and turn it into positive, effective, unstoppable determination. ~ Ralph Marston One of the things that … Continue reading

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Happiness & gratitude for the small things

Happiness & gratitude for the small things When I started counting my blessings my whole life turned around ~ Willie Nelson Sometimes we make things harder than we have to, we look for complicated ways to get the things we … Continue reading

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Slow down and Be Happy!

Slow down and Be Happy! Don’t exist. Live. Get out, explore. Thrive. Challenge authority. Challenge yourself. Evolve. Change forever. Become who you say you always will. Keep moving. Don’t stop. Start the revolution. Become a freedom fighter. Become a superhero. … Continue reading

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