institutionalised behaviour….


A strange aspect of our lives is our seeming “ability” to be courteous and civil to absolute strangers while being “unable ” to do the same with our near and dear ones. We are horrific in our absolute lack of basic courtesies to our “own” people.We can hug a stranger but find it difficult to […]

attitude "energizes"……


A tiny pebble idly tossed into the placid stream; with gentle splash it sinks from sight, and never again is seen. But outward from that central splash, the spreading ripples tend…. who knows on what distant shore, the spreading impulse ends…… We normally see the impacts of our actions as only that which is visible […]

Jokes etc…


A little boy was overheard praying: “Lord, if you can’t make me a better boy, don’t worry about it. I’m having a real good time like I am.”I had been teaching my three-year old daughter,Caitlin, the Lord’s Prayer. For several evenings, at bedtime, she would repeat after me the lines from the prayer. Finally, she […]