3 In my everyday life

pieces of me

sunrise in the cotswolds. copyright leonie wise

cotswolds (click to view larger)
canon 5d mkii, 50mm f/1.4

Look inside yourself. Everything you want, you already are.
– Rumi


– climbing – 
back into my self – finding all the pieces of me that i am running from, inhaling, letting them catch up – trying to name what it is i am longing for

– listening –
my days are filled with audio books & jazz – deepak chopra’s ‘magical mind, magical body – ‘widening circles‘ by spike mason. “The words, sung by the 2012 National Jazz Award winner Kristin Berardi, are an English translation of poems penned over a hundred years ago by the German poet Rainer Maria Rilke. The music is composed in a style that is a synergy of jazz and classical music, drawing both instrumentation and stylistic elements from both.” [listen to it here]

– saving – 
magazines to read when we go to the beach over christmas – gather journal3191Q –  cereal magazine

– cooking –
from new cookery books – jerusalemsalt sugar smokehome made winter

– breathing –
in the winter air

– balancing –
work – friends – cooking – planning – the quiet spaces in between


photograph of a frozen spider's web. copyright leonie wise

gunnersbury triangle (click to view larger)
iPhone 4s

Who has not sat before his own heart’s curtain? It lifts: and the scenery is falling apart.
– rainer maria rilke

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  • Xanthe Berkeley
    14/12/2012 at 10:26

    That top image is stunning… I can almost smell the air xx

  • Holly
    13/12/2012 at 13:35

    “widening circles”? i’d recognize that phrase in a heartbeat. the collection of poems it’s based on is the very one i have returned to this month.

  • Emma Bradshaw
    12/12/2012 at 12:56

    where are you going for xmas my lovely? x x