Chasing Rainbows

What do we desire?

What rainbow are we chasing in the hope of, one day, living a fulfilling life?

Are we ‘awake’ simply because the sun is up and our alarm clock is beeping?

Or are we ‘awake’, as in attuned to the moments underfoot, attuned to our inner self and attuned to Soul’s whispers?

Chasing our Rainbow – Series in the Making

Brisbane – Australia – April 2021 While briefly on the topic of series, I’m not sure if this is an aha moment or a heads-up. Still, I sense that this upcoming flurry of mind-meanders is likely to contain a proliferation of thoughts prompted by common insecurities felt by a very vast swathe of humanity. By

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When Handling The Tiller

Twenty years from now, you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover – Mark Twain Yes, indeed, we feel a sea change is on

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Rafting Towards Our rainbow – a Tumultuous Journey

  Part 1    Here’s one of the truisms we don’t want to hear too often – As long as we rely on external circumstances to provide us with happiness or joy, even when at their peak, we will never know sustained contentment. Tuned discordantly, as we are, to one trigger-reason or another to feel aggrieved,

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Rafting Towards Our rainbow – Rips and Tides

Part 2      We cannot see ‘reality’ as it is, for the wiring of our brain compels us to see things as we are. If this rings as true, let’s take out our compass and check our position again. We look for checkpoints. Even if, at the moment, we feel we are rafting like

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Rafting Towards Our rainbow – Land In Sight

    Part 3 – April 2021 ‘The opposite of love is not hate. It is indifference,’ said Nobel laureate, Elie Weisel, a much-celebrated Holocaust survivor and author. Perhaps strangely, the more difficult it was to remain calm around my mother, the more, deep down, I yearned to one day sense a measure of her

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Rafting Out of the Darkness

Part 3 – cont’d from …   This is where I might need to add that, at the age of 20, while attending college in the States, I found myself trapped in a date-rape nightmare. Actually, it was not a ‘date’ as such, just an agreement to attend the evening Homecoming football game with a

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Warriors We Are

Courage comes from our willingness to trust and be humble little blind mice in a maze. No idea in which direction lie the coveted morsels of cheese. No idea behind which are hidden the punishing electrical pulses.

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Tough Stuff: thought control

It's Cultural. It's Not us.

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The Stepping Stones Series

Rethinking Thinking

Volumes 1 & 2 of the Stepping Stones to the Top of the World Series.

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