Possibility or impossibility is the raw material of our daily lives, creating our reality from either state. Did you know that you and I – and each human on the planet – create our uniquely personal reality? You and I are doing it right now. Think about that. Yes,… Read More
These articles, essays and letters are designed to help point the reader toward Possibility (and away from impossibility).
Each piece helps flesh out how you and I can live from a fresh view of life, freedom and creativity. They are equally relevant for practitioners, mums and dads, businesspeople and those working in the public sector.
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The early version of this article was challenging to write in 2006 – I was 67. It’s even more difficult to revisit and rewrite in 2023 – I’m 82. This piece compares those two periods and confronts how we fail ourselves, each other, family, friends, neighbours,… Read More
The Realm of Possibility is our innate personal, professional and planetary state of well-being. If you think you are powerless or in control, neither is true. If you believe others are better than you or that you are better than them – those are… Read More
All people, no matter what each of us manifests in our behaviour, are each fundamentally decent and want a decent life. Born with the free will to think whatever we think, and with all of us thinking differently, we have, over millennia, created all manner of religions, philosophies, and political… Read More
Seeing what is, creates afresh our life and relationships. Seeing what is, is a state of awareness that comes with our willingness to lay aside our ‘sacred cows’ – and yes, the one that may have just come to mind, the one you’re sure is ‘the truth’. Read More
TRUE LISTENING OCCURS BEYOND THE KNOWN In this piece, we will look at whether we are open to seeing beyond our habitual and invisible thinking – to seeing what is. Seeing through our hidden beliefs – you know, those ingrained beliefs we have kept on file forever. Our beliefs… Read More
Lost: Amid the myriad faces of impossibility Within the thicket of my thoughts, Drowning in a sea of certainty And imprisoned by mesmerising memories. Lost: In the blindness of beliefs The opiate of… Read More
The spark for this article occurred in a recent workshop with a business group (in 2022). In vivid detail, Bob explained how one of his children’s less-attractive behaviours escalated out of control. In animated fashion, he told the group how his other child leapt into the fray. And finally,… Read More
I share with you the view that humankind’s greenhouse gas emissions are, by far, the greatest existential threat to humanity’s survival – with one overarching exception. That exception is detailed a little further down (where it will become clear why I present it in that order). But… Read More
Seeing beyond our frozen fears and imagined needs lies another realm, a realm unrivalled. Seeing beyond our beliefs, opinions and judgements, of being right and making others wrong, is another state – a state of wisdom and common sense. Seeing… Read More