We humans are three-fold beings being made up of Body, Mind and Spirit. This Hub deals with the first part of that trio, our physical bodies, and pertains to our health and its direct relationship to leading a happy life.
Shows an important secondary effect from the regular practice of Vipassana Meditation - the gradual eradication of the emotional patterns held within our mind and bodies, bringing about better health.
This is a story provided by my Higher Self - which some people call God - to my little self in my book 'Divine Dialogue - How to hold a conversation with God. Done via Automatic Writing.
The gentle art of enjoying the present moment just as it is has become redundant. Today, everything lies ahead. Our search for happiness remains a search - a never ending search.
This is undoubtedly the biggest problem facing us all today. If we continue to do nothing about it, we do so at our peril. We live on a finite earth with finite space and finite resources.
This essay compares the merits of volunteer organizations and the more innovative business organizations such as Google, to the traditional hierarchical ones that still predominate today.
Deals with the concept that there are 'old' and 'new' human souls and that as we Reincarnate we evolve both as students and teachers.
How our lives can be happier and healthier by being aware of of certain truths
This is a call to us all to take a look at how the world is today and how it can be if enough of us take action to make it into the sort of world we desire.
A brief explanation into the two parts of ourselves we all have: the Real Self and the Imagined Self...and how most of us identify with the latter.
Eckhart Tolle's advice re the Power of Now and Vipassana Meditation combined is what this essay is about. One stops present trauma, the other rids us of what we've already accumulated in our minds.
The art and craft of delivering a good speech so that everyone in the audience believes you are speaking specifically to them.
Ways to boost creativity and innovation.
The importance of right attire for the public speaker. How a public speaker dresses is important.
Welcome to Actions and Reactions - Mind Matters Most. The Hub below is simply a short extract from one of my books. This one is called, Where Are You - Me? and was written about my experiences in Vipassana Meditation. The Chapter 'Vipassana and...
The Master Storyteller tells us a little about his passion - telling stories.
Deals with Fears and the need for approval
The best Creative Writing appears to arise when we forget about outcome and just go with the flow. I think I can say that with some confidence. I’ve written many a story over the years. In the creation of those stories, when I’ve not felt I had...
A lament about the standard of many of today's films.
Welcome to A Short Essay on Death and Dying. Imagine that you are now well over ninety years of age; the time for passing from this life has come; you lie in bed waiting for the inevitable. You’re not drugged. There is no pain. Your mind is...
This Christmas story was told to me by a school teacher when I was around eight years old. Like all good stories well told, it stays with me still.
It is said that love cannot buy true love, but that is wrong. You can by unconditional love in a pet shop. I know, I have.
Welcome to Speaking Tips: Public Speaking and the Sound of Your Voice. People judge us at first hand in only four ways: How we look. What we do. What we say, and How we say it. This page will deal briefly with the last of these – How we say it....
Information on resonance, projection and articulation as a Public Speaker.
The story related here is fiction, the man who came up with the idea hailed for Goa. He told the story, I simply expanded on it a little. Enjoy the read.
Welcome to Police Work: Police Force or Police Service? The weakened hands began to slip. Once desperate and grasping with fear, they had clung strongly to the keel of the upturned dinghy. Whilst they had been strong, when the fisherman had had...
This is a story of a man with a closed mind
Welcome to Eulogy for an Airman Today I attended the funeral of a friend, a man who I quietly admired and liked from the moment we first met around eleven years ago. At that time we were both young old men, he seventy, me seven years his junior;...
You’ve probably witnessed this sort of thing yourself. I hope you’ve never been guilty of it. A son or a daughter arrives home from school beaming with pride. They’ve just got their exam results: an average of 96%. They’ve topped the whole...
Welcome to Finding Peace and Healing Body Mind and Soul. Most of us spend our lives longing for something. We generally can’t define exactly what it is: happiness, fulfillment, peace, some sort of certainty that our lives have of meaning. This...
Speaking tips for Toastmaster Members
Can you even begin to imagine what the world would be like if everyone was honest? Well, for one thing, the Wiki-Leaks saga would never have come into being. But seriously, what sort of world would we have if everyone could be trusted? ...
Welcome to Gobbledygook and the Public Service. Years ago when I worked for the Public Service I used to receive what were called ‘Legal Rulings’ pertaining to certain decisions made by those in authority. I’ll say no more than that. I...
Remarks by a long-term Hubpage Writer as to the advantgages of writing on the Hubpage site.
This essay tells us what so many of us want to know: how to be happy and why so many of us are not. It tells us just who is responsible for our happiness
Water divining has been around forever, it seems. But divining for the location of something more than water, oil, gold, minerals, and even from maps, is claimed to work.
Toastmasters and gong outside of the Toastmaster Environment.
Without this bridge, the city of Hobart is virtually divided into two halves. Car ferries just couldn't cope Sunday night, January 5th, 1975. It is a cold, dark, rainy, blowy night. The Australian National Line’s bulk ore carrier, the 10,000...
Greg Anderson's Formual for happiness comprises four elements. Embrace them all and you'll be happy
Automatic Writing, the way to hold a two way conversation with spiritual beings including the highest parts of ones own Self
Automatic writing, or channelling by using pen and paper - or keyboard - is a very effective way to receive spiritual guidance.
This is an excerp from one of my books: Divine Dialogue - How to record a conversation with God.
It is postulated that Humankind has an enormous ‘Reservoir’ of ‘thought’ on which we can all draw. This, it is suggested, is an incredible pool- no, a veritable ‘ocean’ of prior thinking. It is the thinking of all who have ‘gone...
Exerp from Chatper 7 of my book, Divine Dialogue. Deals with Automatic Writing.
"You see it when you believe it," says Dr. Wayne Dyer. So many of us will not believe UNTIL we see it and wonder why the things we want take so long to come into our lives.
This essay deals with briefly with Vipassana Meditation and how its continuing practice brings happiness into our lives.
Public Speaking Tips and the use of alliteration.
Speaking Tips: The Power of Visualization
The power of passion comes from the feelings of the speaker. The feelings come from the beliefs. Sincerity to one's inner beliefs are crucial to the great public speaker.
Welcome to Business Teams and Individual Autonomy In the 1960s the British satirist, David Front, depicted his views of Japanese business practices, especially that nation’s inability to invent or innovate, in one of his famous television shows,...
Welcome to Creative Writing Ideas. "You've Got the Gift, Son." By Tom Ware. "You got the gift, son." These few words set me off on a lifetime of Creative Writing and inspiration. They were said to me by a seventy-year-old retired school...
The story told here, A Korean Christmas, came from an conversation overheard. Just a couple of sentences, that's all. But that is how so many good stories come into being.
This essay deals with the use of orally told entertaining stories
Telling a story to a live audience is a lot different from telling it in written form. This Hub deals with oral storytelling and how to impact and audience so that your story is remembered.
Welcome to this Hub on Speaking Tips Overcoming fear of public speaking is, as everyone knows, one of the most common of all desires. We want to rid ourselves of the those worries, all those anxieties. "He can do it." "She can do it." "They just...
In public speaking an audience is really interested in ' what's in it for me?'
Public speaking and how to prepare a great speech.
How to tell stories and their importance in public speaking is what this Hub is about.
Welcome to Public Speaking Would you like to get a great many more speaking engagements? Yes, of course you would! And you can. It’s easy. The catch? You’ve got to be willing to speak for the love of speaking: not just for the money. You’ve...
Welcome to Spiritual Guidance and the self image - What am I feeling? An essay about spiritual consciousness. There is a part of us that knows all about us. It knows us absolutely. It knows our desires. It knows our fears. This higher part of us...
The importance of how our voice sounds. The way our voice sounds can mean the difference between success and failure. Be aware of how your voice sounds. Use to its greatest effect.
Varying pitch, pace and pause; the rise and fall of the voice; the emphasis and lack of it, all are so essential to our best delivery. Delivery and content, both are must be first class.
Did you ever stop to ask about life's most important questions?
When we are young we often envy people who seem confident, assured, and at ease in Life's situations. As a teenager, or man or woman in your early twenties, you might wonder how to develop your personality, how to be like that older person you so...
The author doing one of the things he loves best: telling a story to an appreciative audience Welcome to A Conscious Mind Matters Most and Creative Thinking. It could be argued that there is little Creativity in thinking. Thinking, in most people,...
How to tell stories effectively in public speaking; storytelling to entertain; storytelling to persuade, is what this essay is about.