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The Big Picture

When I refer to ‘The Big Picture‘, I mean both that which brings a degree of perspective to our personal lives, as well as considering our place in the world at large and the contribution we can each make to have it be more in line with how we really want it to be.

“The world we have made as a result of the level of thinking we have done thus far creates problems we cannot solve at the same level at which we created them…

Our task must be to free ourselves … by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and its beauty.”

Albert Einstein

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Avaaz –

A 45-million person global campaign network that works to ensure that the views and values of the world’s people shape global decision-making. ‘Avaaz’ means ‘voice’ or ‘song’ in many languages.

Get Up! Action for Australia –

An independent movement to build a progressive Australia and bring participation back into our democracy.

Responding to Trauma and Loss

I originally compiled this list in response to the natural disasters of 2011. With the collective trauma of COVID-19 impacting all our lives, I offer it now with the intention that it might be helpful not only for the road ahead but also...
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The Difference is YOU!

On ‘Day for Daniel’ in Australia we are reminded of the power of one… that all it takes is one person who is willing to stick their neck out, to put a stake in the ground and say “Enough is Enough, this cannot go on any longer, I...
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Articles for 'The Big Picture'

November 27th, 2021
The Menu is Not the Meal – What Healing Needs
November 12th, 2020
Lighten Your Heart
September 11th, 2020
Words of Comfort
August 5th, 2020
Words Escape Me
November 6th, 2019
Honouring the Fallen – Going Beyond Remembrance
January 26th, 2017
Envisioning A New Australia (World)
January 7th, 2016
Receiving Help – A Shared Responsibility
October 4th, 2014
A New Order of Things
August 8th, 2014
A Call to Oneness
June 21st, 2013
The Right ‘Frame of Mind’
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