Category Archives : The Daily Grain

Is there a puppet master around you

This is something that occurred to me today – how there are some people who are chess players or puppet masters and they are another source of great conflict and chaos, which is entirely unnecessary, in the world. So let me explain the characteristics of such people. They, by strategies that are inexplicable to me, […]

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Nothing less than perfection

I had a lovely conversation the other day about perfection being a scary thing and that is the perception for a lot of people because perfection is seen as the pinnacle of the mountain, as something so unachievable as to almost make you die trying for perfection. So let me break that down. Perfection as […]

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Where the strong are also gentle

It will be a lovely world when the strong are also gentle! The other day I was talking about kindness being seen as weakness and here’s another thing that might be considered weakness and that is gentleness. But in fact it takes a very strong person to be gentle. Because being gentle, being considerate means […]

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Don’t compromise. Do this

It is inevitable living our lives that we are going to come across things that aren’t precisely what we wanted – they could be surprising developments in situations that we are in the middle of, and the common response to this is that we must compromise and adjust and somehow make it work. I have […]

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Kindness is not weakness

When I was growing up I heard this phrase a lot about people who have betrayed someone’s trust or have taken advantage or have taken things for granted and it is this: that they mistook kindness for weakness. And in fact a lot of the kind people or nurturing people in the world are considered […]

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Patterns and predictions

Make accurate predictions for your future! Today I want to talk to you about patterns. A wonderful life lesson that I learned from my Jewel game, there are actually many lessons I learned from the Jewel game and I shall expound on them all through the Daily Grains but this is one quite excellent one: […]

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