Whether it is a country, a family, or a sperm entering an egg, to create change in the world, something needs to be divided to be conquered. Families grow and expand all the time as the children grow up and find their own way in the world. Countries are divided into regions, social classes, as well as various cultures and sub-cultures. And we have all heard of the phrase “To … [Read more...] about Divide & Conquer.
There she lay in the quiet night sky on the grass at the front of her porch. She stared at the sky, noting the constellations and remembering her sister once saying that dad had turned into a night star and was watching over her and though she had not believed in these kinds of things before, it sort of gave her comfort that her dad was not far away. Yet she felt empty. Her … [Read more...] about Awoken
“Oh no, not again!” you say to yourself. “Looks like I’m stuck. Sad to say but I guess it’s just gonna be another one of those days!” Everyone knows what that feels like and it goes without saying that few people enjoy finding themselves in that space. It’s as if you are stuck in neutral, unable to move, with your engine idling wasting valuable fuel. Just when you thought … [Read more...] about How to Get Out of Neutral.
When my son was very young I used to pick him up after school. When he spotted me he would race across the playground and launch himself joyously into my arms. It broke my heart open in the best possible way each and every time and was the purest example of trust and love I’ve ever known. He never entertained the slightest doubt that I would fail to catch him and cover him with … [Read more...] about Airborne
The phenomena of the physical world collectively, including plants, animals, the landscape and other features and products of the earth, as opposed to human or human creations. Everything is in perfect order and occurs with Divine timing – so nature demonstrates. Once we accept the concept of the Law of Oneness and that we are, as individuals, one part of the same whole, … [Read more...] about Nature is…
In recent days there has been a discussion on LinkedIn and FB about when choices should be made about who should and should not be helped when a shortage of IC beds threatens. Suddenly the realization comes in that I belong to the target group that I think I am written off because my age limit is the lower limit according to some; 58 years. At first, I am angry. Who are they … [Read more...] about Too young too old
We are so busy leading and taking control that we put ourselves last. Let’s face it, you are pretty smart and you know exactly what to do to lose the weight, but you don’t do it! WHY? You yo-yo diet and try the next latest craze on the market. You have work deadlines, and when you get home you have to see to the children plus your big baby, your husband. Amidst Co-vid19, … [Read more...] about Stepping Into Power.
Have you ever met a person who has an excuse for everything? What about the kind that has had the same excuse year in and year out? When such people are given the chance to become something greater than they already are, here come the excuses. They have every excuse in the book why it cannot be done, why it can’t be them, why it won’t work. I know I’ve met such people, truth … [Read more...] about BAG OF EXCUSES.
How do you feel when you hear the word, “Failure”? If you’re like most people, the feeling and emotion evoked when one hears this word tends to err more on the negative side of things than the positive. Is feeling negative when you hear that word our fault? If you asked me, I’d say, “No”. Our culture and society have already decided that answer for us. Compare a winning grade, … [Read more...] about Why Failing IS A GOOD THING.
Following multiple conversations about the Personal (individual) side of Personal Development over the last few weeks, I got to thinking about how often we overlook the important role our community and our environment play in any personal development journey. Without a supportive community and a favourable environment, it’s unlikely we will ever reach our true potential, no … [Read more...] about Personal Development And Community.