When are you at your best? This is a concept I’ve been thinking about a lot lately… What things need to be “clicking” in your life in order for you to be firing on all cylinders? It’s different for everyone, some people need to be busy and constantly engaged. Others prefer a nice slow pace, a cadence that offers enough time for reflection and down time. I’ve been on this world for 30 years and I’m only just starting to understand what things need to be in place for me to be functioning at my best.
I think part of the grand formula has a little bit of the following..
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I decided to take two months off learning french and work, but while I was working I need something to keep me engaged in the french language.
As I was walking home from the school I passed an old book store and found this gem of book.
the next challenge
Beat up, old, and hardly hanging on I decided to buy Deux Solitudes because of the reviews I heard on the program Canada Reads. Also, I could’t help but feel that reading this book (or trying to read it in french) would be akin to sitting down and hearing an old man dit moi* about the conflict between Anglophones and Francophones in his time. I think it would also add some contexts to the perceived conflict that I see en ce moment*
There’s something about flipping through beat up old pages that have seen things that can never be replaced by an eReader.
dit moi* – tell me
en ce moment* – now/currently
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