Tag Archives: As the world turns

MOVING ON INTO 2015

 So as the year draws to a close I felt it would be good to look back and consider what I have experienced and learnt from the 365 days contained therein. My tagline of “try something new every day” has … Continue reading

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TIMING IS IMPORTANT

“I want to spend time with you but you only give me nights!” he said. “Are your days so filled that you cannot make me space or time outside your bed?” A wistful smile and answer she gave as inside … Continue reading

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THE POWER OF FACEBOOK MISCOMMUNICATION

In a recent blog posting: (see Dec 14th 2014 – “True Communication –is it a thing of the past?”) I stated that due to the new way of interacting with people (texts, Facebook, posts, Twitter, emails, IM s and all … Continue reading

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HEALING LOVE

I am here to heal she cried; But her own healing seemed denied; And though she sought to ease her pain Such heartfelt grief returned again; The peace she thought had come to reign Ran off, and left her once … Continue reading

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REIKI CLEANSING

A love of life, a life of love, So far and yet so near… Within a touching distance; But what soon became quite clear Was that the wandering spirit Had not overcome its fear Of being trapped, it therefore ran … Continue reading

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CAVEMEN

 So living here in Abuja for a few days now has got me thinking about cavemen: I am working and living with two English“men” but they are basically still just big boys with fairly chauvinistic attitudes who retreat to their … Continue reading

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WHAT IS THIS GAME CALLED PATIENCE?

when you have found something that you are looking for how do you proceed when the circumstances take it away from you? Continue reading

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DRAGONFLY MEDICINE

Have you ever met a person whose energy is so light and colourful, and they seem to zip through life with ease and joy? They carry dragonfly medicine. There were myriads of these beautiful glistening dragonflies on the beach yesterday … Continue reading

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NATIONAL OR “NOTIONAL” HEALTH SERVICE OR DO THEY JUST NEED A SHOT IN THE ARM?

In August I travelled over to Nigeria on a recce and, at short notice, managed to make an appointment to see a nurse at the London Travel centre in Waterloo area. This was in order to get a Yellow Fever … Continue reading

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Changes Underway

Well it has been a while since I blogged and I apologise to those who follow me but I have been rather busy with a new venture/ opportunity that came my way shortly after I returned from Spain. An old … Continue reading

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In the end are we all let down?

Tonight I saw a re-run of an episode of “Sex and the City” As ever it had me laughing but then it really made me think how our lives and attitudes change as we grow older.  When I consider that … Continue reading

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Pickled Kaiser Chiefs perhaps?

Strange world we live in when alcohol is so cheap in a country where most states are “dry” and most Indians don’t drink. After all they are usually Hindu, Muslim or Catholic so not allowed of course! This is GOA, … Continue reading

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Why spend money on labels when you can be given one?

So how many of us spend our money on labels just to be trendy?  Labels fall under many categories, whether they are in the clothing, furnishings or transport range?   The world today seems to want to find labels for everything … Continue reading

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Alternative methods for love health & happiness perhaps?

I first became involved with holistic and alternative medicines when I was in my early twenties. It happened as a result of my own illness (asthma) as I had taken a lot of time off work due to severe asthma attacks and … Continue reading

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NO such thing as problems

As I tell all my trainees and teamsters there are only issues that need to be dealt with and problems do not exist unless you choose to let them. Today I note that Robin Sharma has stated the same thing … Continue reading

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Customer Service can make you smile warmly and give an orange glow..

I recently came back from Indonesia after spending two weeks training there and I was absolutely delighted to receive a letter from the hotel thanking me for choosing to stay with them. Although it was actually the company that had … Continue reading

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Time to restart and reboot my life perhaps?

So by 30th April I am in the second week of a really bad influenza style illness and it is hacking me off. I must admit, for a while I was actually rather scared, thinking I had dengue fever or … Continue reading

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A quick question regarding what customer service is all about.

The scenario: (recently happened to me) I am in a fast food burger joint and order a meal to eat in. Having paid  for it, the girl at the desk then gives me the drink and the burger on a tray. … Continue reading

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Laundry service?…….I don’t think so!

Will it all come out in the wash? So following on from the previous blogpost theme of listening skills and customer service  I go to get my laundry today. The girl in the laundry has her ears plugged into her … Continue reading

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What is this thing called customer service?

Does it really exist? It surely is not about customer satisfaction according to my recent observations. Now I can’t say for sure if this is a viral situation but I sure as hell do not experience the sort of customer … Continue reading

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