Yesterday is an illusion, today is where the opportunity is offered to make ourselves and our world a better place. Our future is determined by what choices we make moment by moment. The present is all there is, no past, no future. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2023


Be fixated on the person in the mirror. We have to see ourselves in our rear view mirror and be cognizant of the fact that where we are presently is because of the choices we made in our past. In order to evolve we have to take the tools from our past experiences and apply […]

The Present

The past is related to the present, the future is dependent on the present. We have to sew the seeds in our present to be able to reap the fruits in our future. This present moment is pregnant with all the possibilities of our future. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2022


We all have grievances. For those that are unsolvable we have to let them go. To savour the present we have to let go of the past. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2022


Our past reveals who we are and our ability to repeat our transgressions in the present. If we aren’t regretful and remorseful about our past there is no redemptive quality within us. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2022

Don’t Look Away

We cannot look away from the devastation that is occurring on earth. It doesn’t mean that because we aren’t presently affected we won’t be a casualty in the future. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2022


Now is the only time that is relevant. The past can inform. The future can be envisioned. The present is where the work is done. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2022

Let Go

We can’t dwell on the why’s, the if’s and the but’s. We have to let go of our past mistakes and shortsightedness, be present at all times in every decision we make or action we take, resolving to act intentionally and with loving kindness at all times. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2022