Who You Start From

Identity is such a crucial factor in life. “Who am I?” It is an important question to answer. I wonder however if we start with the wrong person. Being to ‘just be you’ isn’t very helpful when you don’t know the ‘you’ that you’re supposed to be. Being told that you’ll ‘discover it’ as you […]

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Wisdom To Know The Difference

It’s one thing to be able to do something. It’s another thing as to whether you should do it or not. There’s this episode that takes place where a man gets healed and is so grateful that he offers a lot of lovely goods to the person who gave the healing. This person rejects the […]

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Delightfully Unexpected

There is a lot of negativity going around in that environment. It is as if a cycle operates with following key points. Something bad happens; someone highlights the bad that happened; someone else emphasises the highlights of the bad that happened; someone else chips in with analysis on the emphasised highlights of the bad thing […]

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Checking The Steps

Improvisation tends to operate best from those who know how the basic steps go. Take the issue of knowing how to achieve a goal. You get in the habit of setting a goal and seeing how it can be achieved. You notice the importance of key personal qualities and you experience how things can work […]

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Having a December to Remember

It’s good to start with the end in mind. 2018 has one month remaining. Some started this year with some resolutions. Some started with a few goals. Still others didn’t have an idea what they wanted from the year and played the ‘take every day as it comes’ approach. Whichever approach you had, it’s still […]

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The Demise: Down To Influence?

As long as the guy was around, the leadership was sound. It was when the guy left that things got very nervy. The guy was solid. He had been around a long time and so knew which paths to take and which options were worth considering. He didn’t force anything, he just gave sound advice. […]

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No Turning Back

If only she didn’t turn back. The instructions were clear. We were told to leave. Leave as soon as possible because there was a major development taking place in the city and if we stayed we would be swept up in it and would not survive. I was very clear to my daughters and my […]

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