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 […]
It’s easy to judge and condemn others, whether by virtue of our own preconceived ideas of right and wrong, or in terms of the law.
But trying to understand others requires a great deal of effort, and the greater the effort, the greater the reward. By attempting to understand, we are opening our mind to […]
What is the ripple effect of your emotional bearing?
Cynthia (pseudonym) came to me in a state of inconsolable distress over an act of cruelty that she had seen on television. She recalled how the images haunted her every waking hour and how she felt utterly distraught.
The event that had so […]