All posts filed under: Musings

WE ARE TIED TO THE OCEAN

“It is an interesting biological fact that all of us have, in our veins, the exact same percentage of salt in our blood that exists in the ocean, and, therefore, we have salt in our blood, in our sweat, in our tears. We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail of to watch it, we are going back from whence we came.”

playlist // January

I thought I’d start sharing the music that I’ve been listening to lately, so here’s a playlist of songs that I’ve been chilling out to over the past month. There’s a mixture of soothing classical and jazz to help you unwind after a busy start to the new year, plus some blissed-out electronic beats to banish those January blues. Click below to listen!     (Artwork by Kyle Mac)  

Cowspiracy Theory

“Environmental organisations are not telling you the truth about what the world needs from us as a species… it’s there for everyone to see, but the environmental organisations refuse to act… they are failing us and they are failing ecosystems.” A warning from the controversial documentary Cowspiracy.

The Five People You Meet in Heaven

There are endless interpretations of what Heaven is; it has occupied the many religions and theologies of our kind. To some it is a paradisiacal garden of luscious plants and flowing streams. To others, it is the end of all suffering. I’m not sure which Heaven I believe in, but Mitch Albom’s interpretation in his novel “The Five People You Meet in Heaven” fascinated me.