January Full Moon

The first full moon of the year was quite spectacular – you know, the one that was supposed to be, according to many Facebook posts at least, the turning point for massive change for the better and so on and so forth. Have you noticed anything radically different in your life? Probably not. Some people will have had happen the kind of life-changing event that can happen at any time. Death of a loved one, news of serious illness or accident or...

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Why New Year’s Resolutions Fail

For me, Winter is a time to hibernate, a time for reflection rather than action and I believe that’s a big part of why New Year’s resolutions fail, usually within the first week of January. We’re not meant to be taking action then. It’s natural to want to improve and grow. In nature, if a plant is not growing, then it is dying. Human beings are the same. We may stagnate for a long time and that is nothing other than a slow death. How...

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