Embracing Ourselves

We tend to embrace other people because we believe that if we don’t acquiesce there would be consequences. As long as we breathe on our own we’re humans and entitled to our freedom of choice without fear. If we find ourselves surrounded by people who are users and abusers we have to separate ourselves and […]


We tend to run away from that which makes us uncomfortable instead of embracing it. Whatever our concept of right and wrong is, it is folly to expect others to forgive us when we have no integrity or conscience. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2021

The Present

We have to be present in every situation. Learn from the present, embrace the present for the present is always evolving. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2021


Reverence for all life, including that of Mother Earth resides in all of us. We can embrace it and do the work or we can deny it and suffer the consequences. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2021

Embracing our Fragility

If we feel that we are missing out on building meaningful relationships with our fellow human beings and all other life forms we have to remember that Earth is an equal opportunity provider, whatever we sow, we are sure to reap.  Remember death doesn’t care about status.  It snatches every life, no one is spared. […]


Change is inevitable, regardless of our efforts at delaying the advent of age, it comes.  There is no stopping change,  it is the process of growth.   We have to embrace change, for without change our lives would be dormant.  We aren’t the same person we were at birth, transformation took place, whether by our […]

Embracing Life

Photo credited to Pixabay We live life as though there is no end, forgetting that all life is temporal.  Let’s embrace life with effervescence and appreciation of how blessed we are to be alive. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2017