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Oh Captain, My Captain

Every captain has a parrot, a wooden leg and an eye patch. Everyone knows that. I learned it when I was 4… But as I rocked up at my very first sailing boat (Fiddler) back in Kudat (Malaysia) in 2012, I found nothing of the sort… Captain Kirk had 2 Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago
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Impossiblity is everything

The very best things I’ve ever done were all once labeled impossible. I’m a 29 year old barefooted gypsy, intrepidly traveling the world with a ginormous teddy and a cable-tied-together backpack; stopping regularly to gawk at magnificence and occasionally to lick national monuments, weirdnesses of nature, people of interest and Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago
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100 days of happiness

happiness ˈhapɪnɪs/ noun 1. the state of being happy. “she struggled to find happiness in her life” synonyms: contentment, pleasure, contentedness, satisfaction, cheerfulness,cheeriness, merriment, merriness, gaiety, joy, joyfulness, joyousness,joviality, jollity, jolliness, glee, blitheness, carefreeness, gladness,delight, good spirits, high spirits, light-heartedness, good cheer, well-being, enjoyment, felicity; exuberance, exhilaration, elation, ecstasy, delirium, jubilation, rapture,bliss,  blissfulness, euphoria, beatitude, transports of delight;  heaven,paradise, seventh heaven, cloud nine;  humorousdelectation; rarejouissance “her eyes shone with happiness” So, recently I’ve had several friends invite me to take part Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago
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If you have a Moment

Life takes you down some crazy paths…  One moment you’re at work merrily swinging from the trees (or whatever it is you do) and then, in a spur of the moment decision, you’re merrily sailing along across the atlantic… before you know it your boat’s boarded by pirates who steal Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago
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The End of the Chapter

It’s amazing how life rolls on… One random Chapter after the next…. CHAPTER 1- Growing Up  Back in 1984 1984 -1980somrtthing Also in the 80s  CHAPTER 2 – Growing a brain  This is not actually me… it’s just a random kid I found on the interweb 2002 – The last Read more…

By Bearfoot Gypsy, ago