Recipe for Despair

We are all at the core simple human beings but there are opportunistic people who because we are inexperienced prey on our need to belong, to be loved and to be wanted. The next time someone whispers sweet nothings in your ears, or they appeal to you through mega phones, ask of them “what do […]

Honesty

We have to be honest with ourselves before we can extend it to others. The trouble is, some of us lack the ability to see ourselves as we truly are, and we live in denial of our sordid ineptitude. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2021

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

Indifference

  Some of us are concerned with our spiritual elevation, while others are concerned with how much they can cheat others out of.   It is weird that we put manipulation and greed before honesty and commitment to the ideals of being empathetic and humane. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2020

Honesty

    Honesty is inherent in us all.  To be dishonest is a choice we make. Every time we make the decision to be dishonest let us ask of ourselves if our action is representative of who we are.  Knowing is nothing without doing. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2020

I am grown

How many times have we accused others of being controlling?  Before we utter the words “I am grown” we should do some introspection and ask ourselves what it is we are reflecting.   If we live in denial and do not aspire to lather ourselves in self love we will be at the behest of […]

Afterthought

Photo credited to Unsplash   Love, honesty, respect and integrity ought not to be treated as an afterthought.  These are words that we should hold in the sanctuary of our hearts.  We are all part of this vast universe, transient beings on our way to obliteration.  In the interim let us sow seeds of goodness […]

Valentines Day

Photo credited to Unsplash   We all deserve to be loved, but let us first love ❤️ ourselves fully and unconditionally, only then can we make informed choices about the people we invite into our lives.  Their character and honesty has to be a perfect match. Happy Valentines Day everyone   © Norma Bobb-Semple 2017