Anniversary 18

It’s 1999; the world’s population exceeds six billion and  we are all talking about the  year 2000’s impending problem known as Y2K: the millennium bug, some of us were even worried about it! Our Prime Minister was John Howard, and Australian voters decided to keep the Queen instead of becoming a republic, Barbie Doll celebrated her 40th…

January 2017: letting go

As the first month of 2017 comes to an end, I realise for the most part, January has been all about letting go for me. As my two kiddos, now teenagers, step fearlessly toward their new found independence on their way to adulthood, I’m trying to step out of their way. For me letting go…

Finding time for Wisdom

As you know (from my banging on about it all the time) I am not someone who likes to glorify the busy; I’m more about slowing down the pace and living in the now. So when the busy catches up with me, running me down like a fully laden truck with no brakes, I kind…

Transformation

Daily Prompt: Transformation There was no big bang, no ton of bricks hitting me unawares, it was more a subtle shift, a gradual change. Not only in thought, but feelings and direction too. An awareness of what is. I can’t pinpoint when it happened.  It was a work in progress, I’m a work in progress –…

writing

Writing, or more recently the lack of – writing, is on her mind today. Her own fault completely that she’s coming up blank, her Gemini tendency to have a finger in too many pies to eat (mmm…pie, I… I mean she loves pie) are out of hand right now. Unfinished projects at every turn, her…