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A Tribute to My Grandmas…


“Are you a boy or a girl?” my eight year old curiosity blurted out. I was sitting at the bottom of the verandah step looking up at the face. Tightly curled, half black and half white chin hairs were quivering in the slight afternoon breeze and a dark shadow of a moustache curving the loop of her upper lip. That is the first time I am noticing my dad’s mum – Mamma, so closely Continue reading

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Can We Stop The Violence and Create Peace In The World?


Mass shootings in Oregon in USA, two people shot dead in front of Paramatta police station in Sydney (one victim and one perpetrator), USA bombing in Afghanistan of a hospital (collateral damage is the claim), refugees fleeing out of their … Continue reading

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Fear or Love – Can One Sheath Have Two Swords in it?


Yesterday I posted a news item on my Facebook page about an Anti-Islamic group planning to move protests to Albury amid mosque renovation plans and shared this news on a community page that I  maintain.  I have called for support … Continue reading

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**Sacred**


Originally posted on Are You Changing:
There is no mundane, there is no ordinary; There is only Sacred Extraordinary. Sacred Living, Beautiful People; Sacred Moments, Loving Interactions; Sacred Breath, Broad Smiles; Sacred Actions, Pure Heart. Change Selfish Careless Actions Raging…

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How To Create a “Culture of Care”


Pope Francis’ Encyclical entitled “Laudato Si – On Care for Our Common Home” that sets out a program for change calls for the need to develop a “Culture of Care” in society and it starts with each individual. In order to fully comprehend Pope’s message, we need to first unpack what is a “Culture of Care” and how it looks like and then perhaps connections can be made how the world’s chaos needs spiritual solutions. Continue reading

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LOVE????


Originally posted on Are You Changing:
Love is a big question mark. Is there a certain way that one feels love? Is there a defined way one shows love? What is it? How should it feel? ? Is it love?…

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Float with Purpose


Originally posted on Are You Changing:
Caught in the currents of the flowing river, I am a burnt log gently bobbing, merrily floating, light in weight, but heavy in purpose. Gathering debris and weeds and yet unattached, when the rip…

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What is the Boundary Line between ‘Broken’ and ‘Whole’?


We live in a world of opposites – thick lines that separate good and bad, beauty and ugly, clean and dirty, kind and cruel, love and hate etc., etc.,  dichotomies that divide us and keep us in our compartments and … Continue reading

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How To Avoid The Emotional Roller Coaster……


Originally posted on Are You Changing:
English: Roller coaster in Xetululu, Guatemala (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Do you feel angry, upset, sad one minute and excited, happy and joyful the next? Do you feel bored, hopeless one day and full of inspiration and…

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2015 Free Gift Offer…..


Originally posted on Are You Changing:
Love Love Love (Photo credit: Gregory Jordan) This blog post ( a re post from 2011) is to offer a gift to all my readers, who actually grew in number recently.  Thank you for…

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