Our Word

Our word mirrors who we are. If we are credible we will stand by our words, if we aren’t, our words like sinking sand, dissolve into nothingness as they are uttered. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2021

Mirror Image

We are our ancestors. Like the image in a mirror what we reflect is who we are. We can fudge it, refute it, or dismiss it, but if our work mirrors that of our ancestors we can’t deny it. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2021

We are Worthy

We have to look in the mirror and see ourselves as we truly are, a magnificent human being. When we recognize the beauty in ourselves and know our worth there is no need to beg for recognition. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2021

What’s Right

Not because something is done it means that it is inherently right. Laws does not give us license to excuse our despicable actions. We are each responsible for our actions. Our actions mirrors who we are. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2020


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 […]

The Essence of Me

Woke up this morning, looked into the mirror and I couldn’t recognize the face I saw.   I stared at it, it stared back at me, I am confused you see as to whether it is me.  The mirror doesn’t lie for what I saw is the essence of me. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2020


    Adults complain about the younger generation being dismissive and having no respect for authority.   Have we looked at our actions, how we use and abuse each other.  Aren’t our kids mirroring our behaviour.  We expect honesty and yet we are the purveyors of dishonesty.    Transparency is expected of others but as […]


Photo credited to Google   The Mirror is the only medium that reflects to us our true image.   © Norma Bobb-Semple 2016