health and fitness, Relationships, Spirituality, Uncategorized

Why can’t I meditate?

It is February.  Right?  I don't have to make a resolution in January and stick to it from that date on.  I can start anytime I want.  Can't I?  What's more, I don't have to beat myself up about it. I've only just begun the diet thing and it's driving me mad already.  The odd… Continue reading Why can’t I meditate?

Relationships, Spirituality

I’m fed up with being a human being

Yeap.  You read right.  I'm fed up with being a human being.  For the past, I don't know how many years (ten, is it?), I've sat on my laurels and let myself go. Horrible admission to acknowledge in public, I know.  But I've done nothing, been nowhere and seen no one.  Nothing of any note at… Continue reading I’m fed up with being a human being

Relationships

Proud of Your Country – Chapter 3 Peace and War

Bringing us a little closer to our modern day, when we consider what it was like for the population between the World Wars of the last century, we can see the devastation and destruction that it brought to individual lives on a small scale. Thankfully, there are people who live in this world whose sole… Continue reading Proud of Your Country – Chapter 3 Peace and War

Relationships

Proud of Your Country – Chapter 1 Past and Present

Proud of Your Country - a blog in 6 parts (as it's sooooo long, you see) Having just experienced the biggest games on the planet (i.e. the Olympics, London 2012, in case you were asleep), I think this is the right time to post this blog. 1 - PAST & PRESENT Far, far away in… Continue reading Proud of Your Country – Chapter 1 Past and Present

Relationships

Bridge over a bubbling brook …

The relationship game is changing.  For the past 60 or 70 years, the girls have been moving the fence posts. Boundaries have broken down Family life has opened up  Men have got softer Women have got tougher We all air our smalls to the public at large ... It's like a bridge has been crossed. Of course, none of this would… Continue reading Bridge over a bubbling brook …