Jakkie’s heading to the Gold Coast next month to deliver a workshop for people who want to discover how their thoughts and words can shape their health, relationships and life situations.
Alstonville Showground is overseen by Jimmy, an ancient caretaker, with an eccentric phone manner that suggests he views the age of telecommunication as an inconvenient fad.
Eight people die from suicide every day in Australia and six of them are men. The Stop Male Suicide project is an initiative that aims to help prevent male suicide by improving levels of male suicide literacy at an individual, cultural and systemic level.
This morning I left the Dream Machine before 6am and the sky was clear, the stars were still out and the waning gibbous moon was in its highest firmament.
We began collecting as many nuts as we could carry and it wasn’t long before we were joined by a white-bearded local complete with shorts, boots, bush hat, white beard and a knob-handled walking stick, who was out walking his sheepdog.
I meditated on the spirit of the little corellas and her are five lessons I drew from this experience.