Love and Kindness

Love and Kindness

Aren’t you glad you’re not a teenager anymore? The older I get the happier I am to have attained that age.  Maybe that’s because I’m less in love and much kinder with myself.  There is an old saying, “women spend the first 18 years of their lives trying to look older...
Ego and self-esteem

Ego and self-esteem

What is ego? The first album I ever owned was one by the  iconic Aussie band Skyhooks and one of their more famous songs was “Ego is not a dirty word”. Ego has more than one meaning depending upon the context in which it is used. We could be talking about...
Knowledge is Power! Or is it?

Knowledge is Power! Or is it?

Knowledge and ignorance I first heard the phrase “Knowledge is Power” when I was in my early 20’s. The phrase dates back to Sir Frances Bacon when he first published the maxim in his book “Meditations Sacrae and Human Philosophy” in 1597....