Monthly Archives: August 2013

Glenrothes Hall

Towards the end of last night's demonstration in Fife, I felt inspired to ask for a photograph from the audience and as so often happens, someone out of the audience shone out and I had an o era helping feeling to ask for her photo. The picture depicted an elderly couple and straight away I Continue Reading...

Dr.Martin Luther King

It's the 50th anniversary of the famous inspirational Martin Luther King " I have a Dream" speech this week. The sentiments of the speech of hope and vision echo through our lives regardless of race or religion. The path of the Civil Rights Movement hasn't run smoothly and sadly Martin Luther King's Dream hasn't completely Continue Reading...

A Beautiful Vision

The people of Glenrothes should be so proud of their town; it looks absolutely wonderful. Of all the towns I have visited throughout the year it certainly takes the first prize for the flower in bloom competition. The roundabouts, verges and hanging baskets are absolutely spectacular. The colourful carpet of flowers was a joy to Continue Reading...

Tonight’s Blue Moon

The full moon tonight is a 'blue moon' which happens when there is a second full moon in a calendar month, or the third one of four full moons in a season. In this case the latter. I think it only happens every few years. It made me think of the words to 'Blue Moon'........... Continue Reading...

A great week at The Arthur Findlay College

Just finsihed a special teaching week at the Arthur Findlay College in Stansted. It always comes as a surprise to me just how many marvellous and wonderful experiences you can have at a place that I have been to so many times before. This is simply because of the incredible people who attend from all Continue Reading...

Spread a Little HAPPINESS

Ever noticed that you feel happy around happy people and sad around sad or depressed people, or even agitated around anxious people? Why is it that when someone walks into the room, it is possible for us to 'sense' their mood? Or have you ever noticed that whenever Aunty Mavis comes round for tea, the Continue Reading...

SUNSCREEN

When typing natural sunscreen to the search engine in my quest to find a suitable product for  my young daughter, I accidentally came across the words to that Baz Luhrman song we all listened to in the 90’s. As a young man listening to it, it didn’t really have the same significance as it does now. Continue Reading...

“My Spirited Time in Europe”

Continuing the subject of happiness, working with James van Praagh always brings a smile to my face. He very kindly sent us a few words to share with you.   "My Spirited Time in Europe" “Back home now finally after 11 planes, 5 countries, three classes, nine dems and lots of perspiration left behind! Great Continue Reading...