Tag: self

Official portraits

Official portraits

The other evening a colleague of my husband’s came over for a meal after work. Our conversation moved to my studies and my plans for …

 

Pampering

Pampering

Pampering myself is not something that comes naturally. I always feel it is being selfish. Guilt nags away at me. The reason for this is …

 

Talkin’ trash

Talkin’ trash

When we launched out on our Fresh New Day journey about 18 months or so ago I was determined to not become some sort of …

 

You are pathetic

You are pathetic

Look at you. Pathetic. Start ups always fail. You and your ridiculous dreams. You’re never going to amount to anything. Buck your ideas up. You’ve …

 

Celebrating life

Celebrating life

Another Christmas is close at hand. A time to celebrate the gift of life. Celebrating beginnings and endings lessons learnt along the way achievements pain endured and survived new dreams new plans decisions made opportunities taken shedding …

 

352 – Looking for the face

352 – Looking for the face

From mirror after mirror, No vanity’s displayed: I’m looking for the face I had Before the world was made. — W. B. Yeats Peter Trevelyan’s Mimetic Brotherhood definitely looks …

 

349 – Holding on

349 – Holding on

This nation was built by men who took risks – pioneers who were not afraid of the wilderness, business men who were not afraid of …

 

139 – Seeing the light

139 – Seeing the light

People often say that this or that person has not yet found himself. But the self is not something one finds, it is something …

 

077 – Mrs who?

077 – Mrs who?

To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the …