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and that was 2012… far out!!!

TweetRemember this feeling a year ago:   I’m wondering now if 2011 got the better deal after all. Let’s not recount the many local, national and global dramas and their horrific impacts.  But I so want to speak to the suffering of so many individuals, not least in their wondering “Why?!”  (Or as some of…

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Meditation as a Path to Peace, Part II

TweetPart I of this post is here. A definition of meditation, for which I insert Wikipedia’s introduction (ref): Meditation is a practice in which an individual trains the mind and/or induces a mode of consciousness to realize some benefit, although it can be argued meditation is a goal in and of itself. The term meditation refers to a broad variety of practices…

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Just a plain old hand, no strings attached.

Tweet“A good heart is better than all the heads in the world.”  Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton Just a hand will do.  Any hand.  Left or right, doesn’t matter.  Oh, and no side order of preaching needed.  Thanks. I love this post from Women’s TEA TIME; a call to do more for others in the world. It brought seemingly…

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Dedicated to the Ones I Love

Tweet Traipsing around the United States meeting twenty inspirational women, each with an incredible story… well, there’s nothing better really.  We ate, we drank, we talked, we laughed, we hung out, we inspired, and then we did it all over again.  So here’s to all of you – thank you from the bottom of my…

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Meditation as a path to Peace, part I

TweetBy way of introduction, a potted history of my own changing beliefs and views on the Universe. I don’t remember a time when I didn’t believe in God; when I was very little I often dreamed of flying around the skies with God; when I was a young teenager it was my mother’s wish in…

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The Happiness Industry is making us miserable

TweetThe Happiness Industry is made up of all those books and articles and public speakers and organisations and motivational videos, AND yes, facebook pages, whose focus is about getting us to be happy. Happy, positive, confident.  All good stuff.  And I do believe we should be these things.  Of course. It’s just the whole business…

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