We are all connected through a mesh of energy. I like to see it as a sea of consciousness pervading all things. But what about the more tangible stuff? All the physical things you have in your possession and the things you touch and see, the screen on which you […]
When love beckons to you, follow him, though his ways are hard and steep. And when his wings enfold you yield to him, though the sword hidden among his pinions […]
This is one the best talks on TED – an astonishing and inspirational story. I can’t help the tears welling up when I watch it. It’s well worth the time to watch […]
I don’t dislike all advertising – just most of it. So I don’t watch much tele or listen to the radio – it’s usually loud, crass and stupid. Diogenes of […]
I have been posting a bit about goal setting and wanted to clarify something. What if the goal you are looking at is all wrong? You want to start a […]
…I learnt that a spiritual life was not necessarily a life of peace, love or balance; and especially it was not wandering around in a robe anointing people….
This is my favourite funny youtube video. Ok so you’ve seen it, but it’s worth another look just to put a smile on your face!!
Years ago I read a riveting book called Touching the Void which was made into an excellent doco. It tells the miraculous story of survival of Joe Simpson trapped in […]
On the Road for 2013 Ok so you want to make some changes in the coming year. Here’s a little exercise plus a meditation that will help you on your […]
“History may not repeat but it rhymes”. I don’t know who to quote for that but its a good one. I love to study history but am not interested in forming opinions on Afghanistan, 9/11, who killed more people than who. History overwhelms it all. Woody Allen said “The history […]
It is entirely natural to fear death and question one’s place in the universe. So much beauty; so much creativity springs from depths of doubt and despair. What is the […]
In yours and my DNA there is a direct link back to life on earth some 3 billion years ago – back to Archaea – one of the first single […]