On Being Kane.

Yesterday someone going by the name of Kane left a comment basically inciting violence against the people currently in power. I don’t know Kane but when I told him I didn’t think his name was Kane he changed his moniker to “Kane is my name, take it up with my mother” effectively revoking his permit […]


If they were in our country and told us they were here to help us build our country with guns slung over their shoulders and with drones killing our families would you believe them or would you contemplate roadside bombs too?

Courage is Being Scared to Death But Saddling Up Anyway

I know. I have two horses and haven’t ridden in more than 20 years on a regular basis and every time I saddle up I have to conquer the fear. I love my horses and am fearless when I play with them and take care of them but when I clime on one of them I realise how strong and unpredictable they really are and much as I love them I am not a fool. Fear is what keeps me safe!

I also know great fear when I post on my blog. I know the evil in this world because I experienced it first hand and most people here in NZ have no idea what real evil is. So I dare say that I know what courage is and also that I may break and run. I’m human and so are you.

Lynn Margulis: 1938-2011

Rest in peace dear Lynn. You courageous wonderful woman you! Lynn Margulis: 1938-2011 The family of Lynn Margulis has announced that she died at home on Tuesday, November 22, at the age of 73. She had suffered a serious hemorrhagic stroke on Friday, November 18 – so serious that there was no chance of recovery. […]