Possibility Articles

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.

Feel free to print these pages or share the links with others.

THE CAUSE OF AND SOLUTION TO WHAT AILS THE WORLD

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

ARE WE OPEN, CLOSED OR DECEPTIVELY RECEPTIVE?

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 AND FOUND

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

DISCOVERING THE INVISIBLE HAND GUIDING OUR LIVES . . .

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

POSSIBILITY DISCOVERED – LIFE UNBRIDLED

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

ENDING RACISM AND OTHER -ISMS.

‘There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root.’ Henry David Thoreau This article strikes specifically at the root of racism – and in doing so,… Read More

DOES ANYONE KNOW WHAT IS BEST FOR US?

It appears many people know what’s best for me – for you – for everyone. The most explicit example is the multitude of voices addressing the Covid pandemic. Both the mainstream and new media are advising me, scolding me at times, trying their best to put me straight about what… Read More

REFLECTIONS AND THANKS ON MY 80TH BIRTHDAY

For this month’s article, I’m sharing some thoughts I prepared for my 80th Birthday party. This is not the exact text delivered on the night. Instead, it’s an abridged version of that speech, edited slightly for readers. It went like this … “On December 11th 2021, I turned 80. Read More