Category Archives: Know Yourself

Women fearful of violent partners will be able to check their criminal history under new trial

WOMEN afraid of controlling or violent partners will be able to ask authorities about their criminal history through a new scheme to be trialled in SA that advocates say will save lives. Based on a British model, the disclosure scheme is a key plank of a State Government blueprint to eradicate domestic violence. The blueprint…

Happiness is something we do, not get

Self-help books, websites, blogs and a variety of social media are published for the purpose of telling us how to be happy. Lose weight, have a makeover, tone your abs, take Viagra and have more sex, nip and tuck, join a dating site, find the right partner, or buy the latest self-help book and happiness…

Faith

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Faith is the power behind reality.   Whatever your faith is, it’s what’s driving you to take action and shape reality.   “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” – Helen Keller Even atheist do have faith. They have faith in not having any faith with…

Expectations and then some…

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Just enjoyed re-reading “The Ugly Duckling” and accompanying commentary. It is remarkable to me how often so many will only be drawn to and acknowledge those of like kind. In all honesty, how many times do many of us run instinctively towards what is different from us? How many are more interested in staying with…

So last week I had a chill-night with this girl I met on Tinder. Yes, the dating slash shagging slash pitiful site for weird people who can’t seem to hold a stable relationship with anyone they meet. I won’t go too much into detail about this girl but, all I can say is that she was…