Category Archives : The Daily Grain


Set targets, aim and go

Something I do at the end of every year that I want to share with you, which is a very useful practice, is writing down specific targets I want to achieve for the coming year. These are more than resolutions. I am not resolving to do any particular thing but they are just things in […]

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Look back with honesty

We are winding down the year so it’s a good time to take stock, to look back on the year with honest eyes and see did we accomplished what we want to. Another year of our lives has gone by and what did we do with it? In truth, this kind of stock taking is […]

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A fix for post holiday blues

The trouble with big events in our lives and this goes equally for things like birthdays, promotions as well as festivities, is that they are a blip in the timeline of our lives, and yet we have so many expectations, so much hope pinned on these days or these moments, expecting a sea change to […]

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Reach for peace

If you have read Power vs. force by David R. Hawkins you’ll have an idea of what I’m going to talk about next, but if you haven’t I strongly recommend you do because it’s an excellent explanation of the difference between these two things and it’s very, very worthwhile to note. But anyway, back to […]

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The brotherhood of man is real!

The brotherhood of man is real – break down artificial barriers to find it. #beyourownguru #BYOG Video Transcription… We live in an increasingly divided world we are divided by territory, language, religion, colour and we seem to find endless categories into which we can divide ourselves further and identify with smaller and smaller tribes, so […]

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Being happy is not optional!

On being happy: be happy first and good things will follow. It’s a lovely objective to have, anyway. #beyourownguru #BYOG Video Transcription… Also appropriate to say at this time, is that it is imperative that you are happy. A lot of people believe that they will be happy or they will allow themselves to be […]

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