ponderingthewaves

Pondering the waves of life.

Monthly Archives: February, 2012

Value: a quantity or quality?

How a person understands the term value will impact how they perceive themselves and others. For our value as a person is not a quantity, is not a measurable object but a quality that should never be bought or damaged. But how many people believe that their value can be reduced, can be crushed or …

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A man has died and I’m struggling to process my response to this news. Last night I was woken by a phone call. My Dad was ringing to let me know of this man’s passing and I could sense Dad was trying understand how he should emotionally connect with the news…

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The Tapestry

Composed August 2008 There she stood by night and day; a tangled web of colours lay at her feet. The weaving of a life and mind; could look so intricate and fine. Each thread she saw lying there representative of the privilege of experience and yet the responsibility of living it. She looked again upon …

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Why this blog?

Life operates like waves in the ocean, they ebb and flow. Within each wave there can be moments of exhilaration, the scary moment before your dumped or the beautiful cruise back into the shore. But what each wave has in common is that they end. We can choose to run back into the water and …

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Fresh beginnings

A man has died and I’m struggling to process my response to this news. Last night I was woken by a phone call. My Dad was ringing to let me know of this man’s passing and I could sense Dad was trying understand how he should emotionally connect with the news he was providing. How …

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