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Brexit: time for prayer, compassion and self-awareness 

I CANNOT be alone in feeling that the levels of anger, hatred and blame being flung around post referendum are just horrible. I honestly don’t believe they help anyone. And it’s not just on social media. We’re already seeing horrifying … Continue reading

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Book Review Monday: Whispers from the Earth

Originally posted on adayinthelifeofawitch:
This is a book for Rudyard Kipling fans for sure. I’ve spent about twelve hours since I’ve read it trying to think of who Taz Thorton’s style reminds me of, and it finally hit me at…

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Coming out as non-vegetarian

I EAT meat. There. I said it. I’m waiting for the lightening bolt. Or the lentil bolt. Or whatever it is all those who take issue with my choice might throw at me. I’ve always eaten meat. When I don’t, … Continue reading

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Angels and demons: should MBS events ever be purely about profit?

WHY is it that some exhibitors at mind, body, spirit events seem only to tick the first few boxes? They have the mind that helps them decide to book the event and the body to be physically present, yet the … Continue reading

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Duvet days – catalysts for change

YOU know those days when you wake up, open one eye and get an incredible urge to bury yourself deep under the duvet again? I don’t mean because it’s cold, or because your loved one is lying next to you, … Continue reading

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The Destructive Power of Lies

WHEN was the last time you told a lie? Be honest… nobody’s listening. Was there a little fib to get out of something you didn’t want to do? Were you, maybe, a little frugal with the truth so that special … Continue reading

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A short, sharp kick might be just the medicine we need!

SOMETIMES, just sometimes, us two leggeds need a short, sharp kick up the backside. We get trapped on the treadmill of every day tedium, stressing ourselves about things we cannot change, running along at a fast pace yet not actually … Continue reading

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Native American misappropriation sure ain’t shamanic

LAST night I got caught in some Twitter crossfire. I had been minding my own business (as much as one can on a public social media platform!), engaging in some lighthearted banter with a couple of friends. The trouble started … Continue reading

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Does dogma kill the Starchild?

WHEN was the last time you felt awe and wonder for the world around you? When did you last stop not only to smell the flowers, but to wonder what makes their scent so beautiful? When did you last look … Continue reading

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Victim or warrior: who will you be in 2013?

THERE’S no doubt 2012 has been a difficult year for many souls… lots of us have been tested to the limit as we approach ‘The Shift’. Personal crises have challenged so many; all different and, seemingly, designed to test us … Continue reading

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