Beauty of Beginnings-July 4th-Small acts of love, beauty, the spoken word and kindness become trim tabs for change.

Beauty of Beginnings-July 4th-Small acts of love, beauty, the spoken word and kindness become trim tabs for change.

Small acts of love, beauty, the spoken word and kindness become trim tabs for change. Violence. Violare – to treat with outrage, to dishonour Impact – to strike forcefully against something. We speak of impacting communities. Impact investing. Making an...
Beauty of Beginnings-June 14th-The importance of asking the un-askable

Beauty of Beginnings-June 14th-The importance of asking the un-askable

The importance of asking the un-askable When our media machines have been weaponised to lead us like blind infants down paths of conspiracy, so perfectly tuned that we fail to notice the deception, we need to learn discernment of the highest order. We need to ask the...
Beauty of Beginnings-June 11th-Context is the container that holds the text

Beauty of Beginnings-June 11th-Context is the container that holds the text

Context is the container that holds the text To get context, to understand the field in which the text, the conversation, the project, the enterprise, the tragedy, exists, is an essential first step that so few people take. Context, like synergy, asks us to start with...
Beauty of Beginnings-May 13th-How to solve problems – Start with the whole, invite multiple perspectives, keep your mind wide open

Beauty of Beginnings-May 13th-How to solve problems – Start with the whole, invite multiple perspectives, keep your mind wide open

How to solve problems – Start with the whole, invite multiple perspectives, keep your mind wide open If we have a problem to solve and we try to do this in our own head…absent any other input, then we are anti-synergistic. Or, to put it another way, we are...
Beauty of Beginnings-May 8th-Anything that is not love is a cry for help

Beauty of Beginnings-May 8th-Anything that is not love is a cry for help

Anything that is not love is a cry for help “Anything that is not love is a cry for help.” These words, one of my favourite quotes from a Course in Miracles, rings in my mind on this glorious May morning. How easy is it to bite back. To react. To keep stirring the pot...