The Beginnings of a Journey

Sipping coffee with an old friend in the spring sunshine last week, I was reminded of what an inpact her friendship is in my life.  Moving to Bedford in my twenties, I had left behind the security of old friends and family.  Who knew how unhappy that would make me?  I sure as […] Read more »

Groundhog day

Dan Millman ask the audience what they thought was the best spiritual film they’d seen.  ‘The Secret’ called one, ‘What the Bleep’ called another.  ‘The Way of the Peaceful Warrior’ made everyone laugh as it was based on Dan’s book of the same name. Dan replied ‘To my mind  it’s ‘Groundhog Day’.  […] Read more »

Peaceful warriors & more

Recently I read Dan Millman’s book ‘Way of the Peaceful Warrior’ which was entertaining as well as enlightening – does a book get any better than that!  I’d no sooner finished it when I came across a seminar that Dan was holding in London. Being reasonable at £65 I thought […] Read more »

Gift of Insults

I came across the story ‘Gift of Insults’  and it made me think about how we deal with insults, rudeness and unpleasantness shown to us by some of the people we encounter.  You don’t know in advance how a  person is going to react when you speak to them.  You […] Read more »

Shining and awaking to life

Have you noticed that when you met someone who truly believes in themselves and what they are doing they shine.  You can’t put your finger on it but there is a radiance that lights them up. I’ve read most of Paulo Coelho’s books and as with all authors loved most […] Read more »