Veil

Veil and evil consists of the same letters. Being veiled hides who we are and being evil reveals how monstrous we are. In our interactions with others we should ask ourselves: Are we wearing a veil or are we an evil person. Owning who we are is the first step towards casting off the veil […]

Casting an Eye on Self

How do we see ourselves? Are we aligned with predatory behaviour? Do we see ourselves as agents of peace and harmony? Do we pay homage to Mother Earth? If we see ourselves as the only entity that matters we are in delusion and as a result we will careen towards our extinction. The Earth is […]

Do it Now

Although we behave as though we have eons of time at our disposal, sadly it isn’t so. We have a lot to accomplish on our short sojourn, our motto should be: I have to do it now. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2020

Predators

Some of us are trained to believe in the idea that humans can be transformed. Each of us are whom we chose to be. You can only change yourself. Do you expect a lion, a tiger, a leopard, a snake or an alligator to behave outside of who they are? Why then do you think […]

Shortsightedness

Failing to see and acknowledge the humanity in another person on the precept of their ethnicity or station in life only reveals our ignorance and bigotry. We can’t change our behaviour unless we are prepared to look at ourselves in the mirror and acknowledge how divisive and inhumane we are to each other. © Norma […]

Loathsome

We can be our worst enemy.    We have to exercise our moral compass.   We should shed our recalcitrant behaviour in the same way a reptile sheds its skin.   A life that is lived with clarity is a life well lived. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2020