Privatising Public Space to Realise Peace is Freedom

I’ve just been told by a waitress that if I don’t buy coffee I do not have the right to be in a space I thought was public.  I was to discover it had been corporatized.  I sat back and thought of all those people who do not have money who are increasingly… Continue reading

Microcosm of Mass Extinction Events – Britain

I  felt inspired to change the name of my post.  These are the signposts.

I felt intuitively to follow up on this.  It is a sign of our imbalance with nature. I think of all the unresolved conflicts where we can’t even work out simple problems of sharing, caring, revealing and healing.… Continue reading

Australia Day: A Rabbit Proof Mentality? A Fence or a Bridge?

I felt inspired to write this blog as I was shown Rabbit Proof Fence yesterday as part of an educational curriculum to sensitise students to cultural differences.  It is part of learning how to educate early childhood.  

I have seen Rabbit Proof Fence before and was struck by the bravery and strong family… Continue reading

Can You Function, Adapt and Sustain Peace?

Can You Function, Adapt and Sustain Peace?



Are you sleeping still?

Are you still sleeping?

On awakening there is no thought,

A drought of doubt from dark to light,

Does the world exist on awakening the dream?

Is peace the zero point?

For there is no point of attraction,

When awaiting potentials as… Continue reading

Is a Contraction in the Global Economy the End of Gross Wealth or the Beginning of Real Abundance?


A few thoughts?


Is greed good?

Does cutting costs, particularly income as a cost of production papaurise societies?

Is increasing monetary policy working against sustainability?  

How do we reconcile the diminishing returns (wellbeing and balance) 0f planetary resources with economic growth?


I remember as a young economics student asking my… Continue reading

The Climate Council: Australia and the Global Response to Climate Change

Flannery’s work prompted Sir David Attenborough to describe him as being “in the league of the all-time great explorers like Dr David Livingstone“.[14]

I was at a alumi event last night put on by La Trobe University here in Melbourne listening to one of Australia’s finest Scientists, Tim Flannery speaking about the reality… Continue reading

Mohandas Gandhi

“My life is my message.”