Category Archives: Meditation

Yoga stories

The mind is a perverse beast sometimes… I have inexplicably decided that today, when I have been up since 2:30am doing a bat survey, then straight onto a two hour early-morning intensive yoga class, is the day to return to … Continue reading

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Letting go with Hamish Hendry

Hellooo – I’m back! I’ve been rather distracted from the blog of late, mainly due to experiencing some fine summer weather at last, and the resultant lure of the great outdoors. It’s been a wonderful few weeks full of simple, … Continue reading

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Letting the beast out

Today is the last day of my five reasons to smile challenge, and it is actually with weariness that I put fingers to keyboard tonight, at the culmination of a long week. However, there’s no way I’m flaking out on … Continue reading

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A glorious, wretched week

From the highs of my birthday, where I felt real contentment and happiness that I was on the right path, that life was great, that I had mental peace, to the lows of the rest of the week, with tears, insomnia and … Continue reading

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Kundalini rising

Friday nights have certainly changed… I remember the days when I would be raving until the early hours in some mid-riff bearing outfit. However, this Friday I swapped house music for the twanging of a sitar, as I found myself sitting with … Continue reading

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A new slitherine chapter begins

So, it’s ‘all change’ again in beckymayhem world. Friday saw me packing up my belongings into two car loads and shifting digs for the eighteenth time this decade (I apologise to all those people whose address book’s  ‘M’ page now resembles an ink … Continue reading

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A misty morning

Believe it or not, but I am about to head off for another week’s holiday, this time in the Lake District. My aunt and uncle inherited a cottage on the seafront in a village called Ravenglass on the west coast, … Continue reading

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