Seeking Peace and Harmony Harmony is won through hard work. It requires much effort to attain the effortless. I’ve been consciously working on self-development like a madman for almost 30 years and I still feel like a beginner. I have
Spiritual Revelation at the CBC? Tonight I went to see taping of the CBC Radio Show called “Because News” with Gavin Crawford. The guests were Mary Walsh of this hour has 22 minutes, Alan Doyle of Great Big Sea and
The Power of Choice Martial Arts in the Park I was teaching a private martial arts lesson in the park a couple days ago. The student I was working with was having trouble moving his arms in a particular way.
Vivek the martial arts action star! A little while back I acted in and co-choreographed a martial arts action film called 11 blocks. It is pretty gruesome and violent just how I like it! You can find it on Netflix.
Make the damn turn already Driving home from the youth conference yesterday I was at the traffic light waiting to turn right. There were a couple of people in line before me. The guy at the front of was not
Empowering Young People This weekend I volunteered at a youth conference. I saw many young people blossom during the three days that we spent with them. All the volunteers and staff who worked with the kids put their hearts into
Throw Off The Labels This weekend I am volunteering at a youth empowerment conference. The conference is organized by the Future Aces Foundation. http://futureaces.org/ There are over 200 kids in attendance. Many of them have been labeled as “at risk
It is a particular skill to be able to express your pain or dissatisfaction with someone without making them feel guilty. Guilt Rarely Ever Inspires Real Change Sometimes it can produce a short-term change, but the behaviour always reverts back.
Believe in Yourself You matter. You are important. You are loving and deep and special. You are worthy of love and friendship. Sometimes when life is hard it’s easy to forget that. The bullies wanted me to believe I was
Stealing money from mom A mother in distress posted on a parenting group on Facebook that her 12 year old son has been stealing money from her. The latest incident was when he stole $100 and bought candies and chocolate