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Category Archives: Inspiration
Loving Healing Press publishes most of my books. I happened to have a need to visit, and noticed a just-released book I thought would appeal to me, so asked Victor Volkman to email me a copy to review. Indeed, I … Continue reading
For many years, Prince Charles has been more a figure of ridicule than of respect in Australia. I have always disagreed with this. Like his father, he has been a public voice for fairness and environmental justice. For example, he … Continue reading
Statistically, Newark is near the top for the highest rates of murder, rape, robbery, assault, burglary, and car theft in the United States.. But… “Statistically” means this is the past. The present is MUCH better. The Newark, New Jersey Police … Continue reading
In December, I reviewed an excellent book, Ten Journeys on a Fragile Planet by Rod Taylor. Now, Carolyn Howard-Johnson is featuring it on her New Book Review Site. Please go over there to comment, and spread the word.
Frances and Patrick Connolly have used theirs to improve thousands of lives, and are funding environmental projects. Their story will put a glow into your heart, and also, its author, Polly Toynbee, makes some points that had me cheering, comparing … Continue reading
A family scraped up enough money to send their son to a private school, in order to keep him away from drugs, gangs and crime. Then the man had to stop work, and needed expensive heart surgery. Prisoners in jail … Continue reading
Caitlyn Jans drew my attention to this lovely story in cartoons. You just have to look.
One of them is Kathleen O’Donnell, who since infancy has gone by the name Katta. She spent her childhood in my community, Moora Moora. Now she is a law student, and already a major challenge to the dinosaurs who are … Continue reading
Yvonne has sent me a message of such power that I feel the need of sharing it. Here is our relevant conversation: G’Day, Mate! The total idiocy of so many people makes me wonder how the human species has survived … Continue reading
This is the message of Joan Edwards’ latest post. Do take a couple of minutes and read her inspirational advice.