The end of 2017 is nearly here as we all prepare for it in our busy lives. Many of us will have holidays or short breaks. Most likely our routines are about to change- even if we are retired. It’s during this preparation time that I turn my thoughts to the concept of recreation. By this I mean a period of time in which we are re-created, as in created anew. We hold a collective belief around how time is marked and the pace of our society is organised around this belief.

Why Diversity is a Health Issue

On this planet diversity is an issue that matters to everyone. Each of us is a human being with a past and a future filled with dreams. We have likes and dislikes. We live within our belief systems, judgements and values. Our identity is a system operating in a certain patterned way. Yet the unpredictable nature of existence challenges us as a system to grow, to change our flow. How we encounter the unknown in ourselves or as another is the ultimate challenge as a human being.