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I wrote a letter to my 2 mothers over a decade ago. Both have left this mortal coil, but they each have a place in my heart. A Letter to Two Mothers – a son gives thanks Let me start, mother, by saying that I am in a unique position. Most people only have one…Read More
She did it her way – 2 amazing women who have published and launched their books – different yet effective, powerful and authenticRead More
That effects of sexual abuse remain with the victim/survivor for a lifetime. They lose their voice, trust and self -worth,it may end in their taking their life. There is another way…Read More
Our lives are so rich, all-encompassing and intertwined and interconnected regardless of what happens to us.
Are you living your life with confidence, forgiveness and gratitude?Read More
What was I going to do for my Mum for her 90th birthday? After living away for many years, I returned to my home town where Mum was in a retirement village. She had had a hard life and for many years little joy and happiness. I was about to remedy that. For her 84th…Read More
Until I started my adoption journey, I did not realise how many people have and are affected by adoption. It affects more than the birth mother and baby. The ripple effects can flow on through decades even generations with extended families.Read More
Most people who put themselves ‘out there’ especially on emotional or controversial subjects are likely to attract ‘hate mail’. Yes, initially it hurts, you feel like biting back. That is what trolls want, to know they have upset you, moved you to anger and posting an unguarded response. In the video below is the most…Read More
I was listening to an item on ABC radio while driving. They were discussing how DNA id being used to identify bones from
unknown soldiers in New Guinea from WW11. The bones are breaking down, even crumbling
Those words got me thinking about Uncle Alec. He went off to
war as a young man looking very proud in his uniform. There are only two photos
of him after that, taken about 6 months later. He has a very different look.