“Silence is the new luxury” – an exploration of ways in which we can find peace and quiet amidst the busyness of life

a snowy, foggy urban scene across rooftops and trees

"Find those moments where you can quieten your mind and find moments of joy that are just for you. Then you will find silence." ~ Erling Kagge Many years ago, as a member of the BBC Symphony Chorus, I was lucky enough to take part in a festival of music celebrating the work of pioneering…

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Six degrees of listening while reading: a playlist to go with my Vanity Fair book double chain

This post is a companion piece to a post I have published on my other blog, Leaping Life, participating in the Six Degrees of Separation book-link meme. I love making unexpected connections between random ideas. Creating a playlist for my six degrees book choices allows me to prolong the linking fun! And this month, I…

Six degrees of listening while reading: a playlist to go with my The Outsiders book chain

This post is a companion piece to a post I have published on my other blog, Leaping Life, participating in the Six Degrees of Separation book-link meme. I love making unexpected connections between random ideas. Creating a playlist for my six degrees book choices allows me to prolong the linking fun! So here we go.…