Fella is my 43 year old Sulphur Crested Cockatoo. He’s a real character and has such an attitude. He has been in my family since I was a child and he was just a chick who had fallen out of his nest in a wind storm. We had to feed him a special baby mixture… Read More The Cockatoo Who Didn’t Know He Could Fly.
Watching the Australian of the Year ceremony is always a highlight of the Australian day celebrations. I love hearing the stories of ordinary people who have seen a need and become the champion for the cause that is close to their heart. Every year very worthy people are chosen for the difference they have made… Read More Workplace Diversity – I Want Something More!
This time of year can leave us flat. There is so much to do. Finishing up our work for the end of the year, shopping, cooking preparing for family celebrations, catching up with friends, work parties, parties and more parties. Everything has to be done before Christmas knocks on our door. Finding a moment to… Read More A Message of Love for Christmas
I’m using the “S” word. I’ve been told so many times “Maybe you shouldn’t use the word “Spirituality”, when talking about your work,” but to me, Spirituality is the essence of business and I want to be upfront about what I do and who I am. Without Spirituality business has no soul. It doesn’t connect… Read More Spirituality does belong in business
I had an idea for a theme to write to you for Christmas. Now, with the events of the past 2 days in Sydney, it seems to me that this theme is even more poignant, as we come to terms with tragedy. And so, I write this now with a slightly different flavour than originally thought.… Read More Celebrating the Human Spirit
Wars have been raged for eons in the name of religion. People have fought and died because they believed that what they believe is true and that every else must believe the way they do. In the name of God so many horrific things have happened in human history; torturous, barbaric, completely inhumane treatment of… Read More Where is God in all this madness?
I regularly pick up random movies from the public library. Most of the time I don’t read what they’re about, I like the surprise of what my subconscious has chosen for me. One movie I watched won the Best Movie at the Academy Awards in 1947. The move is “A Gentleman’s Agreement”. As it turned… Read More Spiritual Freedom