Thank You 2017

When the clock struck midnight a year ago, I was standing in the crowd around Marina Bay, Singapore, with my luggage, having landed just two hours earlier in my return from South Africa. The fireworks were so numerous and extravagant that the air over the bay became dark with smoke and residue, even before the … More Thank You 2017

About emotional resilience & staying engaged

In a world where information is made available in the extreme, we’re able to witness happenings, ranging from the heart warming, to the irrelevant, to the truly horrifying, across all known borders and time zones. Faced with such a tsunami of events however, could quickly render anyone’s emotions unresponsive. It’s difficult to care about everything, everywhere, … More About emotional resilience & staying engaged

[G]ratitude for self

Narcissism. Selfishness. Self-love. These three terms have some common roots, a shared family tree you could say. There is of course also a distinct difference between them, non more so than the meaning of self-love. Following on the energising happenings last night, detailed in Flight, 3rd Issue, where I was fortunate enough to witness the … More [G]ratitude for self