Thursday, October 19, 2017

Alia’s ‘inner Circle’ revealed

July 23, 2007 by  
Filed under Love

As we travel this life, we come to the realisation of how important relationships are, in particular, the relationships into which we were born – our families. It is the purpose of relationships to teach us about ourselves. There is no accident that we have the families we have – we were brought together for […]

The minute you ask – it is

July 8, 2007 by  
Filed under Trust

This morning, I strolled through my backyard carrying out my morning routine of collecting the mangoes that have fallen overnight from the trees. It is such a pleasure to see the bounty left to me each morning, even as I realise that the birds have shared in this, judging from the number of pecked-at mangoes […]

Trust in Action

July 6, 2007 by  
Filed under Trust

This is an IM (instant messenger) conversation I had with my son, Shane, yesterday. Shane was at home with his friend Luca. I was at my office. Shane: Mummy, I do not want to go to swimming today Mummy: You have to go. You made the commitment and you must stick to your commitments After […]

The Poinciana

July 4, 2007 by  
Filed under Observe

Driving to work the other morning, a chance glance to my left revealed the most beauteous sight – the gracefully curving bough of a poinciana tree covered in a riot of every possible hue of orange there could possibly be! I gasped. The poinciana tree is my favourite tree, and I was just delighted to […]