Have you thought of your demise and the remains you leave behind? What will happen to your bits, will there be a bind? Will you be pull apart and your bits shared around? Will bits be stored for science, or buried in the ground? Will you be cremated, and scattered or interred? Have you written … More What would you do?
Freewill or determinism? Regret or celebration? When faced with two options, the sliding doors if you like, we may wonder ‘what if’…what if I had chosen the other path? We’d have met different people. Had different experiences. Found out different things. We would be a different person, potentially. Birthing without a Birth Map is like … More Two roads. Robert Frost and The Birth Map.
Humans, currently homo sapiens, author of their evolution. No longer at the mercy of ‘survival’ The definition of ‘fittest’ is revised. Cultural evolution driven by technology. We don’t adapt to fit nature. We adapt nature to fit us. Long have we domesticated and altered other species, through selective breeding. Long have we used other species … More Human 2.0 (The dawning of Homo mutante)
Where once we gathered by a fire With babes in arms to admire Where once we were held by the wise Bonded by familiar ties All ages together, young to old Watching life cycles unfold Simpler in some ways, it may have been With different dangers to glean The world was smaller, not even round … More Where once we gathered
There was a young woman name Eurydice, Who, by all accounts, was very nice. Funny and clever, Remembered forever, With the unassuming power of edelweiss. The Legacy of Eurydice is deeper than her death, and yet it is in her death that her voice is loudest. She is the 30th Australian woman to die by … More The Legacy of Eurydice
Books for rebel girls, girls can rule the world Be extraordinary. Be qualified. Be more than. Be bold. Be tough. Make noise! Aiming for equality but is it the right direction? Why not an ordinary life, lived well with love and care? The values I hear are Me me me The time is … More Be inspired!
What is the difference between Support and Assistance? Do you know if you will meet resistance? Who is on your side and on your behalf can speak? Are you prepared if you end ‘up the creek’? Assistance is great, if you need it for sure. But without Support your prognosis is poor. In birthing … More Do you need Assistance or Support?
Lower your expectations Then lower them again Expect nothing Get nothing: Advice from a ‘friend’. I know it seems a little odd What you expect seems fair Let it go It won’t fly There’s no one to care. You see, care has no value So no one gives a shit You gave much … More Lower your expectations!