1 Oct 2009

Carlson Coincidence interlude

Posted by Teapots Happen

April 13th 2008

Oops, almost forgot to mention this one – primarily notable due to the related surname coincidences that surrounded it:

I went down to Redwing with Jessi, Emilie & her daughter, Mel & her son. We all had a great day climbing around on the bluff; collecting cool crystalline rocks, getting into holes, climbing trees, and enjoying the beautiful day.

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We were at the back of the bluff, exploring an old lime kiln’s ruins, when it occurred to me that I’d spent a whole day “in the Flow,” following randomness and intuition, appreciating the Now – and I’d yet to experience a single coincidence

I was kind of surprised and a little disappointed by this.

Of course, then I looked upward (thinking to look at the sky), when I noticed something above the kiln, higher up the bluff:

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Nothing that interesting in itself -but coming as it did two weeks after the “Carlson synchronicity” I’d experienced when mentally scorning my friend for finding a meaningful coincidence in an occurance of her last name, I had to laugh.

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Related posts:

Carlson / Davis Synchronicity I

Davis / Carlson Synchronicity II

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3 Responses to “Carlson Coincidence interlude”

  1. Interesting that you mentally acknowledged that you were “in the flow” all day and had not yet experienced anything–until this.

     

    Barb

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