A Choice

We know who we are, so why the pretence. The only persons being fooled are us. Decadence isn’t an option, it’s a choice. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2022


We can’t be a source for good if we cover our flaws and pretend they don’t exist. We know what our impediments are; acknowledgement is the first step towards transformation. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2022


Many of us wear the mask of pretence. We show up, not as ourselves, but as how we think people would perceive us to be. It’s hard operating outside of our true self. Every moment is an opportunity for us to have an honest conversation with ourselves and choose whether we will be our authentic […]


We have to be true to ourselves at all times. Pretence doesn’t deceive others, it creates a shadow around our integrity. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2021

What’s the Motivation

Do the choices we make speak of who we are or are we looking for outside acceptance? We have to be aware of what makes us tick. If we are driven by fear and the need for adulation we will forever be a dream chaser. Nothing would be able to satiate our hunger. We have […]


It is not about appearance, it is about content.  If you’re masquerading as something you are not the pretence eventually dissolves.  Accept yourself.  You are good enough. © Norma Bobb-Semple 2020

Baring it All

Photo credited to Pixabay   Are we ready to shed our cloak of pretence?  Are we ready to show up as we really are?  Time is ticking, let’s get busy bringing to life the gifts we were gifted at birth.  The world awaits our creativity.   © Norma Bobb-Semple 2017