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For my 50th birthday I bought myself a motorcycle. My children have never quite recovered from the shock. Revenge is sweet! I leave on Friday on a 12,000km odyssey around Australia. The first phase will see me riding across the Nullabor Dessert into South Read More
This link was posted by another advisor. I have added it to my blog for ease of access, because many of my callers have house selling issues. Hopefully it may help those of you who are having issues with a property that is not selling, or that you wish Read More
We often get some amazing lessons from unexpected sources. The appearance of the new Indiana Jones movie reminds me of a great lesson to be learned from one of the earlier movies in the series. In “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade” Professor Jones has Read More
In Australia and New Zealand, Anzac Day is the day we remember our war dead. On April 25, 1915, troops from Australia and New Zealand were sent to take a strategic position at Gallipoli in Turkey. They were landed at the wrong place, and the result was Read More
For decades, there has been an international convention to protect people’s rights to their intellectual property. It is called copyright. It can cause a lot of problems through misunderstandings and contentious legal issues, but fundamentally it means Read More
I am the legal Guardian of my mentally handicapped sister Bonita, who was 58 on Sunday. She has lived in institutions all her life, having been abandonned by our birth mother in infancy at around the same time she gave me up for adoption. Bonita Read More
If you’re a fan of “Medium” then you might like Gary E. Schwartz’s book “The Truth About Medium: Extraordinary Experiments with the real Allison DuBois of NBC’s Medium and other remarkable psychics.” In it, Schwartz describes his first remarkable encounter Read More
Nearly thirty years ago, I discovered that I had a sister who had been placed in an institution as a very young child. It was something that was quite common in those days. The existence of family members who were physically and/or mentally handicapped Read More
For those of you who are interested in Aromatherapy, there are certain essential oils that are useful to those on a spiritual path. Sandalwood is helpful when meditating, and for past life regressions. Camphor is also useful for past life work, but is Read More
"The children now love luxury; they have bad manners; contempt for authority; they show disrespect for elders and love chatter in place of exercise. Children are now tyrants, not the servants of their households. They no longer rise when their elders Read More
If you are like me, you regularly receive emails that exhort you to “send this to all your friends.” The email then goes on to inform you that Bill Gates is giving away all his money, or that a curse will fall on you if you don’t immediately forward it Read More
I come from a land Downunder. I live in the city where Heath Ledger was born and raised, and where only a few weeks ago he was drinking with his mates at the local pub, away from the hype of Hollywood and the ever present paparazzi.   I am not Read More
How many people have heard the M.A.S.H. theme song? How many people know that the refrain goes as follows?   “Cause suicide is painless, It brings on many changes, And I can take or leave it if I please”   Yesterday I received the terrible Read More
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