More to life than Bingo


This year 2016 has found me in a new location, Hobart, Tasmania and with a new passion. I have been studying Jean Gebser’s Ever Present Origin as part of an on-line Book Club, It is quite an intense but rewarding journey through structures of consciousness. To me, it seems like a Mythic Journey and hereContinue reading “More to life than Bingo”

Ageing in Place


Liveable Communities, ageing in place in 21st. Century. The purpose of this article is to identify some of the pressing problems that people face as they age, in particular where and how they live, and to suggest a range of possible solutions. Ageing in place is a concept which focuses on both where and howContinue reading “Ageing in Place”

How do you Play? by Ben Michaelis, Ph.D.


Quiz: Do You Play? 1. Do you consider yourself a playful person? (1) Absolutely. Playing is essential to living. (2) Kind of. I would like to play more but sometimes I have a hard time letting go. (3) No way. Play is for kids. I’m not a kid and I don’t feel comfortable playing asContinue reading “How do you Play? by Ben Michaelis, Ph.D.”

Spirituality in the Later Years.


Prayer of St Francis Falling Upwards by Richard Rohr. In Falling Upward, Fr. Richard Rohr seeks to help readers understand the tasks of the two halves of life and to show them that those who have fallen, failed, or “gone down” are the only ones who understand “up.” Most of us tend to think of theContinue reading “Spirituality in the Later Years.”

Art for the Later Years.


Healthy Ageing via the Arts. A video about EngAGE produced by the James Irvine Foundation in 2011. For Healthy Aging, a Late Act in the Footlights   By TINA ROSENBERG Fixes looks at solutions to social problems and why they work. TAGS: AFFORDABLE HOUSING, AGING,ARTS, ELDERLY What kind of old age will you have? Many of us look forward toContinue reading “Art for the Later Years.”