Gradually, however, I adjusted to life in the capital and started teaching meditation and yoga as well as writing for magazines. It made me realise that worrying about the future and holding on to the past can never make you truly happy.
The nearest town was a minute walk away and there was no phone signal for miles. I was on my way to a remote monastery in India to spend a year in silence. Everything seemed to be going my way.
He had chemotherapy but sadly he passed away in July when he was I was devastated. Then while I was grieving I had more bad news when I was made redundant. Then came the third devastating blow when my partner and I decided to go our separate ways. Suddenly my perfect life was in tatters.
As I scrambled up the mountain path, I began to realise exactly how far away I was going from the modern world I knew Sarah Bladen. I started working as a freelance writer but my heart was no longer in it. Then one day I stumbled across a talk about mindfulness meditation online. I started to yearn for a simpler life away from the high-octane glamour of Dubai.
It was miles away from anywhere else and there was no phone or internet. It was the exact opposite of the busy, stressful life I no longer had the energy for.
The only way to reach the monastery was a steep uphill trek through dense jungle. Each morning, we rose at sunrise at about 4am and did two hours of yoga before breakfast. I would meditate for hours at a time and went to bed at sunset, about 9pm. Being silent helped me to organise my thoughts and get to grips with how I had been feeling. Play slideshow. The most secret places in the world. But the longer I stayed, the more my worries seemed to fade away. I moved to London to live with a friend. At first being back in a big city was overwhelming and I felt as if I was on another planet.
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