As we progress further into the 21st century, I envision a lot more young people taking up leadership roles in society than we have seen in the past. Traditionally, leaders in business, politics, the arts and spirituality have been those in their older years. Not that older people like me don’t have much to contribute! Far from it, we are a treasure trove of … Continue reading a new day is dawning
It will grind your face into the dirt, you will taste its bitterness, yet it will also fill your head with wonders. At times you will feel ecstasy, you will suck out every sweet and fragrant juice from its fruit with lust filled desire, your heightened senses will extract all it can. At other times you will feel nothing at all, a deep emptiness, … Continue reading life
Occasionally a well meaning Christian friend will call me out for not believing the whole bible anymore. They might implicate that I cherry pick those Holy Scriptures to suit my own purposes. The truth is that only those who believe that the bible is the full ‘infallible’, ‘inerrant’ “word of God” are really guilty of cherry picking. They are quite happy to hear the love … Continue reading are you a cherry picker?
One of my favourite sayings is one that I first heard from my friend Joshua Tongol. It goes something like this: ‘Gold that is covered in mud is still valuable’. Do you realise that is you? When you were born you were perfect and without sin. Although your parents probably tried the best they could, things happened that made you feel unloved and worthless. Someone … Continue reading how to change the world
Dear Samantha, I apologise in advance for this long-winded sentimental post. Since you and Michael do not have phones with you on your honeymoon, I envisage you will read this in a resort hotel lobby PC or one of those dodgy looking internet shops. Yesterday you fulfilled your dreams and committed yourselves to be with your beloved Michael for the rest of your life. Your … Continue reading wedding catastrophe’s, empty chairs and the beauty of life
Enrapture yourself into love. Encapsulate yourself into that place of giving everything you have, everything you want, all you desire and everything that you are. Be love to something or someone, it doesn’t matter who or what, a dog, a cat, a man, a woman, some beautiful living creature and more. This is good and this is love. Continue reading encapsulate yourself into love