Remembrance Day

There are two issues which come to mind today. One is the pink elephant in the room – the new president of the United States of America.  The other is the fact that the day I am writing this is the 11th day of the 11th month, and at 11.00 this morning, in the middle…

Be The Change

I was feeling lazy today, and was going to repost an earlier blog post that you may have all forgotten.  However, when I checked with my angels if they had any other suggestions, they said: “Write from the heart.” “My heart is awfully quiet, angels.  Would you like to lend a hand?” “Yes, Lorelle, we would….

Vote

If you live in Queensland, you will be aware that there is a local council election and referendum, relating to the state government’s term, coming up on March 19th.  Even though I don’t understand the system there, I know that the USA is currently in the midst of presidential primary elections and they will elect…

Warrior Of The Heart

Today’s blog was inspired by Yes, Prime Minister, the old British comedy series that we have seen hundreds of times, and yet still manages to make us laugh. This particular program was suggesting a more democratic system with more grass-roots representation which would mean eradication of the party system.  Naturally, the politicians were quick to…

Amazing Grace

On 19th May 2013, I sent the following document to every Australian MP and every Australian senator.  Below, you will find their responses and my conclusions: “I recently saw the movie “Amazing Grace” about William Wilberforce and his campaign to end the slave trade. When viewing the cramped and putrid conditions in which slaves were…