Creative Writing

Journey

Under the moonlit sky, the river flows unperturbed, unrelenting. It’s destination unknown. By it’s bank she stands, gazing and reflecting on days gone by. Memories never ending. She remembers the words of a wise man a lifetime ago that wisdom is acquired through experience, and knowledge of its abode. That life is not a rehearsal, nor can it be …

Creative Writing

Treasures

Beneath the sunlit sky the old man toils; his basket raised high, careful not to spill the day’s spoils. He walks slowly with feet cracked from walking miles. To passers by he is a familiar site. That heartfelt laughter. That toothless smile.At the break of dawn he rises to sounds of the Cockerel’s crow; from where he …

Motivation

Living a Purposeful Life

Living purposefully is one of the most enjoyable experiences we can enjoy in life. We often hear about certain people leading a purposeful life. This is usually in relation to some recent publicised success they had winning at a sporting event, winning a best actor award, or being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize – and the …

Creative Writing

Be There

Be there as the wind whispers over the sea and the birds sing in harmony. As the waterfall crashes into the ocean and as the sun beams it’s amber hue from high in the sky. Be there on a hot summer’s day when the cool breeze passes by all too fleetingly, never long enough to …

Motivation

Facing Your Fears

The conquest of fear is one of the greatest challenges that we come across in life. It is a stumbling block which can de-stabilise the mind and a challenge that every human being on this planet encounters during their lifetime. One of the root causes of fear is the conditioned mindset. From childhood we are …

Motivation

The Power of Optimism

Life is a journey we all embark on, full of meandering paths often laden with obstacles. Depending on one’s outlook these obstacles can either be viewed upon as stumbling blocks or stepping stones. What can often distort our vision of the road ahead is our tendency to look back as we are walking. We focus …

Motivation

The Power of Your Mind

Our most powerful thoughts are generated subconsciously and automatically. Most times we are unaware of the energy we send out through our thoughts, which help shape and create our realities. Some people understand the power of the mind and make efforts to become more conscious of their habitual thinking process. However, there are some who …