Beauty of Beginnings – September 8th

Beauty of Beginnings – September 8th

The risk of taking a stand. It always comes at a cost. You might lose your job. Suffer endless ridicule. Be sidelined for years. And years. If you do not take the stand, you face the slow inner disintegration of the most precious asset you have. Your own self regard....
Beauty of Beginnings – July 21st

Beauty of Beginnings – July 21st

The fighter and the lover. I was born a fighter. Hurtling down a corridor in full crawl, swearing and spitting at my brother for some offence done to me, my first spoken words a cuss. I think of Nelson Mandela, 27 years in prison..the age of my daughter as I write. 27...
Beauty of Beginnings – May 8th

Beauty of Beginnings – May 8th

To be free. What does it mean to be free? To be free from that which owns us. Our addictions, our hate, our sense of powerlessness. Our self loathing. Our experience of being a victim. Our righteousness. The world might tie us in chains. We might have limited choices...