Hello, Dear Reader:
Serendipity is a word that defines what some call a ‘happy accident’ or an unexpected and fortunate discovery. It’s an onomatopoeic word, and has a lovely sound to it. It’s right up there with some of our other favourite ‘S’ words, like spontaneity and synchronicity.
Serendipity is also the title of a 2001 movie, a romantic comedy starring John Cusack and Kate Beckinsale. It was on TV again recently and remains one of our ‘love to watch’ movies.
If you haven’t seen it we don’t want to spoil it for you, so we’ll put a ‘Spoiler Alert!‘ in here. If you’d rather not know, skip down a couple of paragraphs. Continue Reading →