Being privileged to teach meditation

Being privileged to teach meditation

We have all seen the reports of studies that show the benefits of meditation for those who undertake 8 week courses. But studies are just numbers. The feedback forms I have were written by real people. People I got to know over the 8 weeks. People who came to me with their struggles and their triumphs. I am so privileged to teach meditation.

Being Radical – Having Strong Reasons for Living

Being Radical – Having Strong Reasons for Living

As she was analyzing the transcripts of her interviews for Radical Remission, Dr Kelly Turner believed that there was a powerful theme emerging – that people who had experienced radical remissions simply did not want to die. But as she dug deeper, it occurred to her that their attention was not so much focused on avoiding death, but on being alive. “This is a subtle, yet important, difference.”

Being Radical – Deepening your Spiritual Connection

Being Radical – Deepening your Spiritual Connection

This post is the tenth in a series of posts exploring the 9 key factors that Dr Kelly Turner PhD found were present in the recoveries from advanced cancer that she studied in her book Radical Remission.
This is the post where we explore what a spiritual connection is, whether you believe in God or not, what to do to deepen it and what studies have shown to be the benefits.

Being Alcohol-Free … for 20 years

Being Alcohol-Free … for 20 years

It’s ANZAC Day here in Australia. The day to commemorate the lives of Australians (and New Zealanders) lost in war. And there are ceremonies both here and in Turkey to mark 100 years since the landing at Gallipoli. For me, it’s the commemoration of the end of another type of struggle. It’s 20 years TODAY since I […]