Death

Death just doesn’t happen at the end of our life, a piece of us die every time we choose to deny the humanity in each other. It occurs when we are desensitized to the suffering around us, because we are not touched by it. It also occurs when we uphold injustice because we are immune […]

The weight of Trust

On whom do we lay our trust? Do we expect other people to keep our secrets? Secrets are best kept by the people they belong to. To keep disappointment at bay trust no one except yourself. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2020

The Collective

We have to create a society that is based on a collective system. If we aren’t collaborative with each other there won’t be harmony. At birth we each bring gifts that we are required to share with each other in this Universe, everything else is like sprinkles on a cake. We must give of our […]

What’s fuelling our Fire

We all have things we crave for. Our codependency on our habits are what binds us to our success or failure. We have absolute control of our thoughts, words, and actions. Thinking on what fuels our fire is a sure way of knowing whether there would be a conflagration or a transformation. © Norma Bobb-Semple […]

Standing on the precipice

Many of us stand on the edge of the precipice on a daily basis. We do what we do with no regard as to the consequences. Our expectations outweighs our personal responsibility. In our deluded minds we believe that other people are there to catch us if we fall, since they are in our circle […]

Catharsis

We hold on to our grievances in the same way we hold on to possessions. We have to let go of those things we are attached to that has no positive influence on our lives. In letting go we open doors that attract people and circumstances into our lives, which propels us into having an […]

Circle of Life

We are all born into a cyclical life. We are born, we grow up, we marry, we become parents, we grow old and we expire. The cycle doesn’t always work in that order, for sometimes our children die before us. There is also separation and divorce. Life teaches us that nothing remains the same, we […]

The Present

The present doesn’t stand at the precipice of a mountain. In the present is where possibilities exists. Renewal is seeded in the present by every word we speak and every thought we heed. When we live consciously in the present we become aware of our part in this cosmic experience. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2020

Finding Truth

To find your truth you have to search within you for the spark that lights your fire. You are aware of the things that makes you laugh and the things that makes you cry. Live in the spaces within you that reminds you constantly of who you truly are. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2020

Change is Personal

We tend to think that we can change people and situations. The only person we can change is us. The only situations we can change are those that affects us. Life is a full time learning institution. The lessons we learn through the situations we face can change our perception about ourselves and other people. […]