Possibility Articles

This series of articles, essays and letters are designed to help point the reader in the direction of Possibility (and away from impossibility).
Each article fleshes out how you and I can live from a fresh view of life, freedom and creativity. They are equally relevant for practitioners, mum and dad, business people and those working in the public sector.
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ARE WE MISGUIDED?

We, like those before us, become an expression of our accumulation – until we break free. We grow up learning from family, friends, teachers, etc. about what they think ‘matters’ and what they think ‘works’ – based on their experiences of life. We innocently take on… Read More

POWER AND PEACE ALREADY EXIST WITHIN YOUR MIND

A STATE OF POSSIBILITY. FOR YOUR PERSONAL, PROFESSIONAL AND THE PLANET’S WELLBEING   If you think you’re powerless or in control, neither is true. Do you believe others are better – or that you are better than them? Those are falsehoods too. The same goes for thinking there is hope… Read More

IS IT THEM OR IS IT ME?

THE CAUSE AND SOLUTION TO THE PROBLEMS WE FACE. A friend and I had a conversation about activist groups. Explicitly: do they achieve anything? Does the ‘collective’ make a sustainable shift as a result of their activism? Does activism change anything at the most fundamental level, that is, at the… Read More

WHAT WE THINK IS THE LIFE WE LIVE

From Dean G.: ‘What exactly do you mean by “Thought” with a Capital “T” (as opposed to “thought” with a small “t”)? I am assuming it’s beyond the purely grammatical? I do have your book, but am interested to hear it fresh from the source if you have time. It… Read More

ON LIVING A LIFE OF POSSIBILITY

When Certainty Exists, Possibility Cannot This article might seem extreme to you. It might even seem wacky. And it might just make sense. Whatever you and I make of anything, we create each experience within our mind. The efficacy of that claim will, I… Read More

‘BEING’ AND ‘DOING’

It stopped me dead in my tracks. A simple question from my wife: “Do you love me?” Justifying my love, I said something like: “Of course, look at what I do for you… Doesn’t that show how much I love… Read More

Letter to John

With his permission, I share with you a letter written in 2003 to my son, John. He was the founder and CEO of National Lifestyle Villages, an organisation based in Western Australia. The point of writing it back then was, and in sharing it with you today is, to provide… Read More