Poetry Presentation – Self-Awareness 3

Poetry Presentation – Self-Awareness 3

The beginning of self-awareness is mindfulness. In my view mindfulness is simply closing down the rational part of my brain and opening up my whole being to all the sensations around me. It is focusing on the beauty of this world. It can be a walk along the ocean...
Poet’s Corner – The Shaman – by Lawrence J.W. Cooper

Poet’s Corner – The Shaman – by Lawrence J.W. Cooper

Agape love is selfless love, the love for humanity. It is the closest we get to unconditional love. We do not expect anything in return. It is reflected in our charitable acts. It is the compassionate love that makes us sympathize with those who suffer. It helps...
Poetry Presentation – I See You All – by Kelly Madden

Poetry Presentation – I See You All – by Kelly Madden

This poem is the winner of NIC poetry contest. It certainly fits with my series on Mental Wellness. I See You All. Orangutans bend forward, use leaves as cover and wait for the crushing rain to stop and the ladybug mother, I just discovered, laid her eggs in between...
Poetry with Purpose – The Opioid Pandemic

Poetry with Purpose – The Opioid Pandemic

This is the first on a series on mental wellness. Let’s begin with the most serious problem facing Canadians today. As of the first of June, there have been 15,393 opioid deaths in Canada since the beginning of 2016. Canada has set aside 300 million dollars as an...