Many, many years ago I embarked upon a sailing trip across the Indian Ocean in a 55ft (16,764m) yacht, from Durban, South Africa to Fremantle/Perth Australia. The estimated duration for the trip was six weeks. There were six of us on board.
Other than a ‘temperamental’ radio system for calling the […]
This month I am beginning this chat with two real life incidents which will serve to illustrate the crux of this post.
So here goes.
About six months ago, I went to the pharmacy to pick up the second repeat of two medicines that I had been prescribed. During the developments of […]
Free from society’s conditioning, or the need to compare for appropriateness, this sunflower doesn’t know (nor does it care) when to put the brakes on. At 3.8m (12ft 5½ ins), it’s called sun-thriving!
Nor do we need to put the brakes on when we hit the 3rd Tri-cycle of life. In […]
The end of the year signals, ranging from merely a New Year’s date to perhaps, for some, children leaving the nest or the beginning of retirement.
Will life still be as meaningful after retirement?
We’ve just launched a new online course through Udemy called […]
The story we repeatedly tell ourselves – about ourselves or our circumstances – is often one that echoes strongly within our circle of close friends. If we are like-minded we’ll no doubt share important values as well as find common ground in the ‘issues department’ where we can thrash out a good old moan.
Opinions drenched in venom and anger seldom, if ever, benefit anyone in the long term. But attempts to understand the other, and the suggestion of possible solutions are surely the ingredients that will do far more towards achieving a positive outcome. Venomous outpourings, anger and hatred generate more of the same. All feelings (which come […]
Check the light-hearted social media pages like FaceBook on Fridays, and you can bet your bottom dollar, that there’ll be an avalanche of jokified posters celebrating the fact that it’s Friday which means counting down the hours to knock off time.
Then along rolls Monday and sure as nuts there comes the FB avalanche […]
Wisdom from Dr Deepak Chopra on the reasons for life’s challenges and the three levels of awareness in problem solving. Deepak Chopra – What Is a Spiritual Solution? http://shar.es/2zE4e via @sharethis
Today I’m posting a link to a video on YouTube that I stronly urge you to watch. It is just over 16 minutes long and well worth sharing.
The main interviewee in the video is Prof. John Hagelin, a quantum physicist with a Ph.D […]
More people die of heart attacks on Monday morning at 9h00 than at any other time, according to global leader in the field of mind/body medicine, Dr. Deepak Chopra, one of the senior scientists at Gallup, an organisation that has been studying human nature and behaviour for more than 75 years. This piece of information […]