A real conversation

We miss out so much in this digital fast paced life of ours. We are all so busy connecting on the virtual plane that we miss out on the messy but real stuff of life. We seldom have those real conversations that expose you for the human being you are. No, we are all...

A Magical Christmas.

Each year I cannot wait to put up my scraggly old Christmas tree. I then drape it with bits and pieces that I have collected over the years. Ornaments made by my children when they were little, a red tartan ball made by my mother, an African beaded star, a wooden...

Honesty is the best policy. Or is it?

Recently I was asked to leave a Facebook group because I posted a two star review on an author’s book on Amazon. The administrator of the group had very valid reasons for asking me to leave as he considers his group a support group and he felt that my review...

“They” Stole My Body

A secret government agency stole my body. I am not sure when this happened, but this morning I had looked in the mirror and a stranger’s body was attached to my head. How could this have happened without me knowing? They must have used a ray gun or memory wand to wipe...

You Just Never Know …

Several years ago I went to our local shopping centre and as I was about to get out of the car I noticed a woman sitting at a restaurant right next to my car. I am not sure what it was that got my attention but I sat for a while just looking at her. She was on her...

Don’t be your own worst enemy!

The voices you hear in your head telling you that you are worthless, ugly, useless and will never achieve success are not those of your friends, family or enemies. Someone may have said it to you in the past or treated you like sewage or ridiculed you. They may have...

All it takes is three words

During October this year I had a major falling out with someone over an incident involving my son. In my rage and indignation I vomited my disgust out on Facebook. This is an excerpt of what I posted at the time. “What kind of woman leaves a child behind at...

The Attitude of Abundance

  I am often stunned at how careful and secretive people are about their success and what made them successful. They are reluctant to share ideas and techniques with anyone else.   It reminds me of that movie “Finding Nemo” where you have all the seagulls saying...
Words have a Terrible Power

Words have a Terrible Power

Can one dream of a stranger? Faceless man with words of silk Wrapped around my damaged heart But more than just oceans apart   A simple sentence can transform your soul and create a fantasy-filled dream that leaves you reeling in awe and desire. Words that rocked the...
Bathtub Epiphanies

Bathtub Epiphanies

The pace of my life during the week is hectic, but on Saturdays and Sundays I spoil myself with a steaming hot bubble bath. The hotter, the better. That heat permeates my body and I can feel the week’s stress just sliding out of my body. I will keep on topping up that...