Category Archives: Transformation

The Egg

It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for it to learn to fly while remaining an egg. We are like eggs at present. And you cannot go on … Continue reading

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Tea

What doesn’t kill us makes us stronger. – Friedrich Nietzsche The making of tea is an interesting process. Although most people assume that various teas come from different plants, they are all derived from the same evergreen. The only difference … Continue reading

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The Leap

The most important thing to remember is this: to be ready at any moment to give up what you are for what you might become. – W. E. B. Du Bois Bungee jumping is one of the most feared activities … Continue reading

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One Hundred and One Acorns

When the oak is felled the whole forest echoes with it fall, but a hundred acorns are sown in silence by an unnoticed breeze. – Thomas Carlyle Joshua was a rather quiet ten year old despite having two younger sisters … Continue reading

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Fairy Tales

Hope is the expectation that something outside of ourselves, something or someone external, is going to come to our rescue and we will live happily ever after. – Dr. Robert Anthony Once upon a time there was a princess, who … Continue reading

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Caterpillar to Butterfly

What doesn’t kill us makes us stronger. – Friedrich Nietzsche Every time I see clients struggling or wrestling with their challenges, it always reminds me the following story: A man found a cocoon of a butterfly. One day a small … Continue reading

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Planting Bamboo

“One need not fear least strong will should not prevail; the main thing is not to expend one’s powers prematurely in an attempt to obtain by force something for which the time is not yet ripe.” – Richard Wilhelm’s and … Continue reading

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Michelangelo’s David

“In every block of marble I see a statue as plain as though it stood before me, shaped and perfect in attitude and action. I have only to hew away the rough walls that imprison the lovely apparition to reveal … Continue reading

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