Images of the soul’s journey at the material and spiritual level, the dots representing experiences and learning, the crow journeying to the sacred spaces, and the feathers representing the ability to fly to new heights as we accumulate experience, knowledge & wisdom.
Something different – we never know what is going to happen from day to day in our lives nor with whom we are going to interact. So I see our lives as tapestries woven afresh each day, laying down new patterns for the future and incorporating the gifts which interaction with family, friends, strangers and … More Tapestry of our Lives
I’ve been thinking for some time about free speech and political correctness. The latter, it seems to me, is simply a matter of courtesy: you can no longer with impunity make comments that are offensive to women, people with disability, LGBT people, people of colour, people of different religions. You cannot, these days, go around … More Free Speech: The Truth, the Whole Truth and Nothing but the Truth
I adapted this piece of digital art from an acrylic painting I created in New South Wales, before I moved to North Cyprus. I called this art “Loving Kindness” as I have just read a post on Humans of New York regarding the loss of Susie, the senior dog who lit the lives of Brandon … More Loving Kindness
I was looking at a photo of a beautiful range of hills somewhere in the world, it doesn’t matter where, when I felt a surge of gratitude that I live in an age when images from around the world are so easily accessible nowadays. I’m also grateful for Facebook. I see lots of complaints about … More Gratitude
Another one of my favourite stones is a piece of raw pink and white calcite which I came across in a small shop in Uki (pron. youkiy) in the far north of New South Wales. I used to love fossicking in that shop because they had all sorts of crystal treasures tucked away. This stone … More Crystal Dreaming; Pink & White Calcite – Love is in the Air
I came across this mantra or prayer (or whatever you want to call it) when I was living in Boonah, Queensland, in the late 1970s. I like it because it’s generic – it can be whatever floats your boat: God, Goddess, Divinity, the Light, Spirit, Buddha, or whatever. And it relates to kindness, compassion, love, … More The Light