Are we there yet? Or is freedom actually the impossible dream …

I consider myself to be quite good at achieving my goals. Some take longer than others, that's for sure, but I rarely find myself standing still ... I'm always moving in the direction of something. The thing is, no matter what I do, or how much I achieve, there is always the underlying sense that it isn't quite enough. My ultimate dream is one I have been striving toward for as long as I can … [Read more...]

Striving to be perfect? Relax – you already are

Sometimes I look at the world, and I am blown away by its beauty and perfection. The blueness of the sky. The way a flower blooms. The way a tree grows; as it twists and turns upwards and outwards through whatever the weather throws at it. However it has grown, there is always the perfection of expression that shines through any attempt at imperfection ... I often wish I could be so perfect in … [Read more...]

Do you sometimes feel like you are moving backwards?

Every now and then, life feels like it picks me up and drops me into a hole for a few days. I spend those days feeling disorientated, confused, a little bit upset, and desperately trying to claw my way out of the hole. Then one day, after trying countless strategies and banging my head against the walls of the hole, I am picked back up again and thrown a little bit ahead of where I … [Read more...]