Gentle Frontal Lobotomy via Schooling

‘Like cows coming in for milking every day, we learn to do what we are told, and hand our power over to authority, and so our spirits die’. Anyone doubting this decline in consciousness via schooling need only stand outside an infant’s school and watch the beautiful spirit of the children in all its vibrancy. Stand outside the junior school …

Most Schools Break a Child’s Spirit

‘When a young person leaves college or school they are already slaves to debt, the smile has diminished and the soul half dead’. I lived near a school in my last house. At break times I would hear the kids screaming and shouting with elation, letting their trapped frustration out, then you would hear a whistle or a loud bell …

Education Comes From Within

‘Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.’- Albert Einstein. The word education comes from the Latin word educo which means to educe, to draw from within. Generally in school we are convinced that education comes from the outside in, with lots of information to fill our minds with to make us clever and …

Being Kind Actually Heals Us and Others

‘Until we are kind to others we will never be kind to ourselves’. It’s a fact that kindness actually heals our bodies, and an interesting point is how the word ‘kindness’ sounds a bit weak minded to a lot of people now, which is a very loud, big warning to us about the cataclysmic direction which we are headed in. …

Being Happy Without a Reason

‘Happiness without a reason is one of the greatest of all blessings and achievements, a mind with nothing in it can’t be unhappy.’ We are always looking for reasons to make us happy, which is a natural thing to do, the pursuit of happiness has been instilled in us and is one of the biggest driving forces in our lives, …

Love and Joy Re Membered

‘Our system has become so brutal, harsh, competitive and xenophobic, that we are becoming dismembered from love and ourselves’. We have become so disconnected and pulled away from our feelings of love and joy that we are getting used to living without it, or are living in a compromised state as far as love is concerned. Most of us, if …

Putting Our Emotions Right

‘Emotional maturity is the Holy Grail for human beings, when the heart is right everything’s right’. When we put our emotions right we put everything right. Politicians and governments are great examples of emotional immaturity, like children fighting amongst themselves and causing emotional chaos all around the world, it is a real disease that must be cured if we are …

Humanity’s Apartheid Xenophobic Collective Psychosis

‘This then is humanities Achilles heel, and if humanity is ever to walk in harmony together, this must be remedied, until then we will remain lame’. What we are witnessing in Gaza, as Israel brutally murders Palestinian children, is a fine example of the insanity and psychosis that comes from xenophobia and superiority. Apartheid in the dictionary means ‘any system …

People are Deeply Wounded

‘We are wounded warriors of tremendous courage to fight the fight of life, but we are weary now and the battle must end and we must rest’. Every one of us are deeply wounded on some level or another, from the first shocking moment we breathe air in when we are born, and from that moment on we are accumulating …