We have to facilitate growth in our lives instead of traversing aimlessly throughout our lives. Without growth we will all be stymied. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2021


As soon as we breathe our first breath we are on our journey from babe to old age, and then our expiration. This is not always how it is. In our journey what matters most is our inner growth, our ability to challenge ourselves everyday to be better than we were the day before. © […]

Trusting your Instincts

We get messages from time to time telling us where to go or not to go, what to do or not to do.  Not heeding those messages can be the harbinger of misfortune.  Our instinct is the lode that guides us on our journey. ©Norma Bobb-Semple 2020  

Take a Cue

  If you know what your destination is the journey there would be less fraught with obstacles.  It is when you are meandering without the slightest idea of where you are going and what your objective is that you find yourself going in circles with no way out.   Take a cue from Mother Earth, […]

Giving Up

  Giving up is never an option.  You have to be tenacious, and assertive about the actions you take.  Your journey is not linear, it is a progression towards elimination of the larger issue: demonization and systematic injustice. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2020


Some of us have a false sense of entitlement.  We live a parasitic life while looking upon our fellow sojourners as people who are non contributors to the greater good of society.   This earth is our home, though for only a short while.  Why can’t we in good conscience live with civility, while carving […]

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 […]


  Photo credited to Unsplash   Our journey is likened to that of a ship.  We are each set a sail, some of us without a captain to steer, but we have to keep going though the storms rage and the waves rise.  We have to keep our eyes on the horizon and look towards […]