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Talking the talk and walking the walk. . .

This is the not the post I had planned for today. I was all set to write about self-discovery and empowerment. But when I sat down to write this, that’s not what thoughts came to mind. 440 more words

Authenticity

Thursday Re-View -- That Well of Depression

That well of depression…

That place of complete and utter darkness;
that place where no one hears your cries;

that cylinder in the earth that was your prison, 285 more words

Personal Musings

Tipping our caps in servitude

Last night I attended a pre-hearing meeting to discus the replacement of 52 water take consents from the Ngaruroro River. These types of meetings are fairly standard and are really useful. 392 more words

HBRC

Abusive Authority, Good Leadership, and The Inner Life of Leaders

This quote by Derek Flood really speaks to me, and also challenges me.

Of all sins, the sin of abusive authority is particularly dangerous because it masquerades as righteousness, claiming to speak for God.

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Personal Musings

Melting like ice cream - finding my own hot heartbeat again...

Hot weather is sweeping in as spring has arrived in Cape Town and with it I get cravings for ice cream, antihistamines and hot men. Happens doesn’t it? 1,179 more words

South Africa

Of Treasured Keepsakes...and Love

It took me 27 1/2 years to throw them away. 27 1/2 years..

Perfume. New packages I took from Mom’s bedroom dresser after she died. Christmas gifts that she never opened. 252 more words

Personal Musings

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Imaginary Friend.”

As I watch my seven year old son growing up a little bit more everyday, I get to hearĀ a lot about his imaginary friends.

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Thom