Buying Affection

Relationships are bound by commitment and commitment can’t be bypassed by using money as a vehicle to get people to be enamoured with you. Money loses its value when you misuse it in that way, for people aren’t bills of sale. It is a fools paradise to expect rewards through manipulation with money. © Norma […]


When we are rattled because we don’t know why things are the way they are, we can’t breathe because the air smells like soot. If we listen we will hear a voice saying: “ Go within, there is a wealth of knowledge that is available to you. Ask and you will be counselled.” The answer […]

Prioritizing our Time

There are things that matters more than money and influence and that is spending time with ourselves and our family, especially our children. The time we have to spend with our kids is short. If we don’t know ourselves how can we build on our core values? Without knowledge of self we become like a […]

True Power

Some of us like to boast about our connections and power. True power lies in our humility and honesty. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2021

In Control

We are in control of our lives. We have to ask ourselves whether the choices we make correlates with our core values. Our values shouldn’t be packaged and sold to the highest bidder. Our destiny depends on our vigilance. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2021

Have a Backbone

Some of us are addicted to outside influences. We aren’t invested in ourselves. When we allow other people to control how we think, what we feel and what we do, we open the floodgates to heartbreak and disillusionment. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2021

Co-opting Ourselves

Knowledge is fundamental, if people want you to act against your own freedom and safety, don’t be co-opted. Let’s do at all times what is just and fair. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2021

Our Fate

We aren’t infants, we are grown people and we know that we are here for a short while. We might delight in being executioners, but we all die. Our short sojourn might be in the prime of our life or later in our twilight years. However short it is, time flies, before we know it […]