Waldmeer – Part 2: Maria of Waldmeer

Lenny was a fisherman from Waldmeer. Several generations of his family had lived in the little coastal village. One of his past relatives was a logger in the forest like many men at that time. He had emigrated from Germany. The logging settlement was the spectacular meeting point of forest and stunning coastline. It was he who first referred to the early town as Waldmeer. It means forest-sea in German. The name stuck and the locals called it that ever since. Continue reading “Waldmeer – Part 2: Maria of Waldmeer”

Searching For Love

The search for love is a universal one. Yet, when it is found, it is soon replaced with problems, such as the reality of the other person, our own issues or the interference of other people and life. If there is not outward conflict then there is usually conflict within ourselves. To follow the search for personal love is unsatisfactory, yet, to reject the search is more unsatisfactory. Relationships are, generally, the most meaningful and powerful learning experience we tend to have in life. Continue reading “Searching For Love”

200,000 Facebook Likes

Thank you for 200,000 Facebook likes in 3 years. My Facebook author page is the fastest growing writer page in Australia and one of the largest.
Every day we must try not to be drawn into the many things that we feel hurt about in life. Otherwise, we end up feeling worthless or we will fight back with anger. Instead, we can remember our spiritual worth. This puts everything into perspective. It gives us a peaceful state of mind and allows our life to move forwards in a positive, interesting, and blessed way without force or fear.