Heart & Home

As I sat quietly in the corner of the waiting room by the only open window, I felt a brief sense of stillness in the hospital chatter as a cool breeze caressed the skin on my face. It’s easy to feel disconnected from the world in hospitals as time seems to move at a different speed: sometimes ‘take-your-breath-away quick’, but mainly agonisingly slow as everything becomes frozen in stasis as the day gets stretched out of shape with waiting, waiting and waiting. That morning, as the air tantalised the skin on my face like a warm embrace from a close

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October 2021 Forecast

Message for October 2021 It seems to be an inherent human tendency to focus on the things that are wrong in our world. For many, it’s easy to recount all of the things we cannot do, the things we cannot have and the goals we have not achieved. Over time, our lives become shaped by our perspective, and we can become lost in a haze of sadness and pain. Most of us tend to be our own biggest critics, judging ourselves harshly and with cutting inflexibility. If we’re not careful we can start to believe that we’re not good enough,

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