Australia ~ the Land that Listens …

Every land is a little mysterious – but the Land in Australia is alive and listening. The Land here is aware, even Self Aware. Spooky huh! Not really, but kind of fun. Who doesn’t love a mystery? We have many stories meeting here. The Dreaming of Australia is mysterious indeed. People have come here, from…

Are you caught in … “The Happiness Trap”?

We are supposed to be happy … right? I mean if we are not happy, we are clearly failing in some obvious way. Aren’t we? Could the pressure to be ‘happy’ be making us … unhappy? Russ Harris started out working life as a Medical Doctor, a GP. After a couple of years he noticed…

Stand Up for Yourself!

How are we going ‘being assertive’? Are we all confident? Comfortable with ‘assertive communication’ or … does everything descend in to aggressive chaos the same second we need to stand up for ourselves. Being ‘assertive’ is not exactly the same thing as shouting, tantrum throwing, demanding or manipulating others to ‘get what you need’. It…