Category Archives: "Spirit"

Post: Reflections


You know that feeling when someone opens up their heart to you, when they tell you a story that shows their true essence and touches you deep within. There are many, many stories that come straight from the heart.

The Blossom Tree

The sight of a blossom tree stirs a wave of senses within me reminiscence of my childhood. We had one next to our property that I always noticed. The aroma of the blossom would fill my senses as a child. I would admire the tree, amazed by its textures…

The Circle & Community

  Having been born in New Zealand with its rich indigenous culture and traditional values, I have always been fascinated by history and other cultures. Here in Australia, I’m particularly interested in the fact that Aborigines have a special relationship

Wakey Wakey!

On the shoreline lies the thoughts of yesterday. Drifting in and out until the waves of today wash over and all is cleansed. Allowing the mind to come to rest, in the ebb of today. Splish, splash the young boy


Aimee was from a broken home she tried her best to dress for school, always entering the classroom with a hair full of mats, she had attempted to brush the front but had not come to realize the back. Everyone

Petal Talk

I adore frangipanis – however, the flower I truly resonate with is the white rose. The spiral unfolding of white rose petals represents for me the lessons we encounter in life, each one revealing more of our essential nature. I’m

Being In Action – An Anti-Bullying Exercise

A teacher in New York was teaching her class about bullying and gave them the following exercise to perform. She had the children take a piece of paper and told them to crumple it up, stomp on it and really

On Being A Full Time Parent

This afternoon, while taking advantage of a break between storms and a waterside “exercise station” I struck up a conversation with a full time Dad. He was relaxing on the inclined situp plane. He wasn’t doing situps – just enjoying