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A CHILD’S FEAR OF WATER

When you live on an island swimming is second nature. When you live on an island and you have a fear of water it can feel like being offered an ice cream but not being allowed to eat it. It means you don’t get to take...

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ESMAREE – TALES OF A MERMAID ISLAND

"Esmaraeé It is not always easy being a mermaid. Not for the reasons you might imagine. All sorts of bad tasting jokes get told of our kind. They usually revolve around matters of love and sex, like why are mermaids the most useless fish? Little do they...

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LET’S GET NAKED.

So much of our innocence gets stripped away all too early. So much of our pure potential gets caught up in what is expected of us right from scratch. So much of who we truly are, of what we really want, gets sacrificed on the altar of...

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HAIRY VIBRATIONS

A hair-raising experience, event, or story is very frightening but can also be exciting. Either way, this hair raising reaction we’ve all experienced including our pet family and friends, attests to something deeper going on within our systems. While presenting Learning Through Transmission in Athens recently, the subject of hair came up when talking about the...

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AN EMOTIONAL APPROACH IN WATER

Water is the universal symbol for emotion. Deep dark waters are used as a metaphor for subconscious unchecked feelings and emotions, waves as in the waves of emotion that come and go and bubbly waters as in the joyous state of a young child. Like water...

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TALES OF A MERMAID ISLAND

"A Distant Memory I am diving under the sea. I am going deeper and deeper where the waters are cold and the light no longer shines. I have a tail. I am a mermaid. I have a task to complete. How deep can I go? I imagine...

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The power of our voices.

A voice touched me so deeply today I cried. It pulled on a cord of soul cognition instantly and unexpectedly. It wasn’t he but his voice that so uncannily resembled the voice of one already gone by. A voice that no one has managed to come close to...

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Ask.

Ask for what your heart truly desires. Ask for that which you’ve always longed for but been too scared to do so. Go ahead and ask through your lying fears, your most deeply imbedded inhibitions and predetermined answers. Ask for what lurks in your mind at night, comes...

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In search of a home away from Home.

Retrieving 'information' forgotten during our birth journey is possible particularly when immersed in warm water. Warm water acts as a memory catalyst by recreating a womb like environment. This following extract is from a document written in 2013 entitled "Tales of a Mermaid Island" in which I explore the...

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ΤΟ ΕΚΠΛΗΚΤΙΚΟ ΡΗΜΑ ‘ΑΦΟΥΓΚΡΑΖΟΜΑΙ’.

Εξερευνώντας την Ελληνική γλώσσα που αντιστοιχεί στις ανάγκες του σεμιναρίου "Μεταδίδω στο Νερό" που θα παρουσιαστεί στην Αθήνα τις 26 Νοεμβρίου 2017, βρήκα αυτό το μικρό ποστάκι για το ρήμα ΑΦΟΥΓΚΡΑΖΟΜΑΙ που ανέβηκε πρώτη φορά στο www.corfupress.com την Τρίτη, 08 Ιανουαρίου 2013. "Ο Τεγόπουλος – Φυτράκης...

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BUILDING BRIDGES ON LAND AND WATER

I recently made the mental shift from being angry, sad and frustrated at not having the right swimming pool conditions here in Corfu to being grateful for a rather rare situation I am in. “Nope we definitely don’t have the right swimming pool conditions. But perhaps what...

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SOUNDS UNDERWATER

A voice touched me so deeply today I cried. It pulled on a cord of soul cognition instantly and unexpectedly. It wasn’t the boy that was singing, but his voice that so uncannily resembled the voice of one already gone by. A voice that no one has managed...

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LIQUIFY in Poland

LIQUIFY is an AQUATIC WORKSHOP experienced in the warm salt water pool in Warmia Park Pluski Poland at +34C. Allow yourself to discover the pleasure of your LIQUID BODY in warm water. Our intention will be to relax, replenish and rejoice while exploring the ways in...

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TI ΜΑΘΑΙΝΩ ΟΤΑΝ ΠΑΙΖΩ ΣΤΟ ΝΕΡΟ

Όταν παίζω στο νερό στους δικούς μου χρόνους, με τις δικές μου δυνατότητες, με τις δικές μου επιλογές τότε: Μαθαίνω ποιος είμαι και τι μου αρέσει. Μαθαίνω να τα καταφέρνω μόνος μου. Μαθαίνω τα όριά μου, της πισίνας και των άλλων. Μαθαίνω πως μπορώ να...

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THE RIGHT CONDITIONS

Nope we definitely don’t have the right swimming pool conditions. But perhaps what we do have is far more important than that. We don’t have the right atmospheric temperature and often not the right water temperature, it's not the right colour, not the right shape nor...

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ΜΕΤΑΔΙΔΩ ΣΤΟ ΝΕΡΟ – ΑΘΗΝΑ 26/11

Eleni Soultanaki and the Aquatic Health & Fitness Proseffional Association have created the opportunity to present Learning Through Transmission in ATHENS. I feel excited to be sharing and connecting in Greece and would like to use this opportunity to meet aquatic lovers and professionals. So if you're...

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THE INVITATION

The invitation of a New Moon planetary parade in Virgo, asks that we sit with those energies we usually run away from. The ones we've avoided a lifetime or so ago. The ones that have the potential to lift us to the sky and back, if we...

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AN ECLIPTIC FREEDIVE

When there is no moon in the night sky, When there is no sun to shine upon this earth, Who am I, as I sit to witness The emptiness of my own bowl?   In the deep recesses of my vessel I dive, In the bowels of my receiving, I find laying...

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INTO THE DEEP

We all have something we fear. If it isn’t one thing or a something, then it’s probably an inner state floating somewhere beneath the surface. Few human beings are comfortable with the ultimate fear, our own mortality. Few are really comfortable with deep dark waters. For most people,...

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THE SUN GLITTER EFFECT

Sun glitter is a bright, sparkling light formed when sunlight reflects on water waves. The waves may be caused by natural movement of the water, or by the movement of birds or animals in the water. Even a ripple from a thrown rock will create...

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MERMAIDS CORFU

Mermaid Experiences Are between 1.5 to 2 hours long and will give any human whether young or old, male or female the opportunity to become a mermaid or merman . These sessions can take place in a swimming pool or the sea with a qualified MermaidsUK...

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The Benefits of Mermaiding

What intrigues me most about swimming with a tail, is how mental boundaries between what’s real and what’s not, become blurred. This allows a whole new reality to emerge full of mermazing possibilities. Mermaiding is simply a magical experience no matter your age! What’s possible enters a...

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CRYSTAL PRENATAL TALK

Crystals talk. More specifically they sound. For example. I’ve been packing for a long awaited for healing journey. It’s the longest I’ve ever waited for anything. Four years in fact. I’m not known as one to wait. Fast and to the point is more me, often skipping out on the details with...

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ARILLAS: FAVOURITE SWIMMING SPOTS IN CORFU

Arillas is first on my list of favourite swimming spots in Corfu. The beach is soft and golden. The water shallow at first, then gradually deepens at an inviting pace. The colour ranges from sea green to translucent turquoise, with Ionian blue shimmering all the way into the...

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A PASSION FOR AUTHENTIC INDIVIDUALITY

A passion for authentic individuality? What am I blabbering on about here? To set aside one's perceived reality long enough for one's authentic self to shine forth and then to have the courage to see it through without fear. That's what. How does one tell the difference between...

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HAPPINESS: WHAT A CHALLENGE WHAT A GRACE

I’ve always had this innate memory. Kind of like a repetitive dream only that I’m not asleep. An inner feeling of ravishing joy connected to being alive. It doesn’t appear often or at least I am not conscious of it often. But when I do feel it I recognize...

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THANK YOU WATER

Thank you water for your support, Thank you for your LOVE, your compassion, your understanding. Thank you water for the JOY, the beauty and the pleasure you give me every day, Thank you for the PLAYING and the laughing. Thank you water for THE CHILDREN I am with, for...

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SWIMMING POOL BORDERS

THANK GOODNESS FOR SWIMMING POOL BORDERS AND BOUNDARIES First things first: this post is about borders in swimming pools and not about ridiculous border walls elsewhere. It asks us to question what kind of behavioral borders and boundaries you practice with yourself and as a consequence, your own...

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THE ILLUSION OF SEPARATION AT BIRTH

Have you ever felt a soulful yearning deep in your heart that somehow fails to be met? Or, on the contrary, you do your utmost not to feel it? An innate desire for connection that is often sought through relationships, physical pursuits or consumption of food...

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ΜΑΘΑΙΝΩ ΣΤΟ ΝΕΡΟ

Η παρουσίαση αυτή γίνεται για πρώτη φορά και αφορά γονείς που θέλουν να υποστηρίξουν όσο το δυνατόν καλύτερα τα παιδιά τους, καθώς και εκπαιδευτικούς που επιθυμούν  να είναι πιο αποτελεσματικοί στην δουλειά τους μέσα και έξω από το νερό. Το νερό είναι ένας ζωντανός οργανισμός που...

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TODAY I CRIED FOR TRYING TOO HARD

Today I cried for all the times I tried to make things work, but couldn’t. For all the times I pushed and prayed and wanted with all my might. For all the times I waited for a miracle to happen and waited some more. I tried to make...

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CORFU’S PUBLIC SWIMMING BATHS

"In The Book of the Bath, Françoise de Bonneville wrote: "The history of public baths begins in Greece in the sixth century B.C." where men and women washed in basins near places of exercise, physical and intellectual. Later gymnasia had indoor basins set overhead, the open maws...

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WHO IS THE CAPTAIN OF YOUR SHIP?

You’ve let go of mum. You’ve dared stand alone. Now you venture out into the unknown. One step at a time.   The big blue lies before you. Some days it seems familiar and sparkles invitingly warm. On others it feels cold and deep. Beyond your depth. And yet it is the same water with...

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CORFU ISLAND’S HEALING WATERS

The Power of Water to Heal Corfu Island is surrounded by exquisite Ionian Blue waters that are simply divine for any water loving person. Ionian waters are not simply clean, crystal clear and safe, they sparkle golden in the sunlight and their colour conjures up images of...

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FAVOURITE SWIMMING SPOTS IN CORFU

Growing up on a mermaid shaped island, there is every chance you’ll end up loving the sea. In fact you are likely not to be able to live without it! What’s so wonderfully alluring about Corfu, is the variety of waters that adorn its 217 kilometers of...

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#WATERHAPPY Aquatic Playshop

Hi there!   I believe there is something fundamentally joyful about childhood memories in and around water and I know from personal experience, that Corfu Island’s north east coast is a natural haven for water lovers and life loving enthusiasts.   Splashing tentatively at first, then comes jumping off...

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LEARNING THROUGH TRANSMISSION

Learning through transmission actively uses human resonance in teaching and learning environments.  It has a particularly positive impact on communication between adults and young children. As well as engaging the cognitive, emotional and imaginative capacities of those involved, transmission learning consciously uses our body’s energy to...

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DID YOU FEEL THIS TOO IN 2016?

2016 felt like a huge cogwheel connected to many other circles, that brought openings and closures across large periods of time and of lifetimes. I sat with people I hadn’t seen in 25 years, with which I had cried until I finally laughed. I found closure...

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THE MELTING OF THE ICEBERG

If I was to admit to being worried about the state of 3D reality here on earth, I would probably concede by saying that the melting of the polar icebergs is one of the images that disturbs me the most. It is about water after...

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10 TINEY THINGS THAT MAKE MY DAY

Sometimes it comes down to little every day things that make our day to feel how trully blessed we are. (And to see what we instinctively give importance to) Here are mine, what are some of yours? Jumping into fresh clean sheets. My favourite breakfast. A clean car. Morning cuddles. Lighting a candle,...

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BEING WITH INTEGRITY

Everything is Energy.   There is no going back from here. The more open our intellects, the more expanded our consciousness, the more ready our egos to recede, the more light and what that entails, we can integrate into our existence   As receptors, conduits and transmitters of energy the question immediately arises: “What...

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ARE YOU #WATERHAPPY?

Water Happy people are people who are happy in water. This positive approach to being in water listens to the time and way people need to feel safe, because it is impossible to feel happy if you don't feel safe. Feeling listened to and in turn respected for...

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WATER IS INTERACTIVE

You can kick it and It will kick you back. You might blow on it and It will bubble back at you. If you try to hold it in your arms, It will hug you back. And if you love it, It will most certainly love you right back!   Water is an interactive environment, That responds...

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WHO ABANDONED WHO?

A SHOWDOWN WITH MY SHADOW   Embracing the darkness of my fears, on this Sun in Scorpio New Moon cycle, I face the magnitude of my shame and the intensity of my anger and disgust of being in a woman’s body.   "Strong words, strong times. Take it or leave it!"   I recognize how this...

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TO LISTEN LIKE WATER

Water asks that we listen. If you go back to a moment whereupon you enter a body of water, you will recall a sensation of silence overcoming you. A very fine but very present moment of transition. Sound becomes slightly distorted, as it becomes absorbed by the...

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GOOD LIQUID CRYSTAL VIBRATIONS

“My job is to hold more light” If this intention resonates with you too, then join us for some Good Liquid Crystal Vibrations on land and in water, in Poland from 7th to 8th January 2017. Why join us? Raising the vibrations with which we work, expands our awareness,...

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THE AWAIT OF THE UNKNOWN

As you feel where the ‘await of the unknown’ sits within you, so will you feel the quality of that awaiting. With the dynamic energy of this October SUPER MOON pushing and pulling on my waters, I become aware of an inner sense of begging to...

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BIRTHING CONSCIOUS HUMANS

GENNESIS Ultimately the intention for the body of work called “Gennesis”, from the Greek word γέννηση meaning birth, is to inform the way we hold space for new human beings being born. By providing a high vibration, conscious environment from the time that precedes conception up to...

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WHEN ASKED WHAT I DO?

When people ask me what I do, I honestly find it difficult to answer. Perhaps because what I do or how I do it doesn’t really fit a certain box. I have never really been fond of grand titles either. I agree it is hard to win...

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THE BENEFITS OF A WARM WATER HEALING POOL IN CORFU

Corfu Island is surrounded by the crystal clear blue waters of the Ionian Sea.  Its sparkling safe waters make Corfu the ideal home for lovers of The Blue. So why swim in a pool? Some Corfiots who enjoy swimming in the sea regard a swimming pool...

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OBSERVING HOW WATER TRANSFORMS

I see two girls, maybe twins, awkward in their bodies as they arrive on their first day. Heads down too shy to look anyone directly in the eye. For the next couple of days they stick to themselves wary of taking part in any group activity. And...

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THE INTIMACY OF WATER

Yes, holding someone in your arms is intimate. However, the very nature of water itself is intimate. Put two and two together and you have very intimate indeed. But, intimate does not mean sexual, erotic or provocative. Most often we don't stay long enough in 'that...

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THE IMMEDIACY OF WATER

Am I or am I not? Water judges not for there is no one there to judge. Water fears not, for it knows not what that is. In my own personal tides of control and letting go, I have toyed with many shapes and forms of energy healing...

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TAKING CARE OF MYSELF IN WATER

I can’t say that I’ve been the moisturising kind of lass and I was never really the hairdryer owning kind either. I soon realised, however, that I simply cannot let things slip when working in water. After three hours in warm water moisturising becomes a demand...

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WATER FOR THE SOUL

“It was said in Egypt that water is given the soul as compensation for taking on a bodily form” from the book Freeing the Body in Water by Harold Dull. Until recently I would have accepted this sentence as knowledge that stays in the realm of the...

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A RETURN TO INNOCENCE

I took a moment in the baby pool recently to sit back and feel the energy of what was going on that morning. Six beautiful little girls between the ages of 2 and 6 are paddling away without a care in the world. Mummies are sitting...

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The Ocean of Devotion

Devotion I realise has been an attractive but allusive state of being for me. At best I approached the subject with a mental attitude by which I tried to assess the value of what I was doing at any given time. More recently I became to value...

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BIRTH CRYSTALS

This is the introduction to what I call birth crystals. A cosmic umbilical cord of sorts. The crystalline pulse that helps me remember where it is I came from and what it is I came here to do.There is more I believe to evolve out of...

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CRYSTALS FOR CHILDREN

Crystal children are able to process high frequencies which explains their natural inclination to work and understand crystals. In fact, having crystals in their immediate environment helps them feel at ‘home’. Due to their crystalline nature these children reflect what they ‘catch’ around them. The feelings...

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CURIOSITY CHANGES WHAT IS POSSIBLE

History says that Christopher Columbus discovered America. In much the same way we have been exploring the seas of an invisible dimension in search of the shores of a New World. We have faced the same drawbacks and uncertainties, the same judgements and incredulities by laughing mobs...

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AM I BEING HONEST?

Honesty becomes interesting when it is first and foremost about one’s self. How honest am I towards myself? Towards my feelings, my thoughts, towards my own personal truth of who I am here and now? How does what I say reflect on what I do and...

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WHAT IS UNCLAIMED ENERGY?

Going around with a smile on one’s face because circumstances demand it whilst emotionally a storm is going on inside is an example of unclaimed energy. Like an ostrich with one’s head in the ground we think that others can’t feel the storm within, but, a...

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LIQUID CRYSTAL ESSENCES – MOLDAVITE

Moldavite Liquid Crystal essence can be used in order to maintain a high vibration in much grounded realities and to maintain all bodies intact during the transition of realities such as the birth or death passage. As a consequence memories of this passage are also...

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MEMORIES OF A TWIN EMBRYO – Part 1

It is not without a sense of unease that I put this in writing. First and foremost it is highly personal. Not any more personal than other things that I have shared before but this feels like it is about the very core of my...

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A TREE IS A TREE, IS A TREE

As I sat opposite a tree this morning to BREATHE in partnership with it the following question grew in me. Does a tree doubt it is a tree? A tree just is, is it not? A tree is a tree, is a tree. It has CERTAINTY, in human terms. STABILITYis...

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Extract from “Mysteries of Prenatal Consciousness”

By Sarah Belle Dougherty Looking at prenatal processes from the standpoint of spirit, it is not surprising that the child functions as a conscious entity early in his development. A human being is not the by-product of his physical organization, but a living stream of consciousness-substance...

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THE GROUNDING EFFECT

Byron Katie recently posted the following quote ‘A Birth Certificate does not mean you are Born’. It’s been on the back of my mind for a while. Personally I feel like I’m only just ‘touching the ground’ and I’m forty years old. I would like...

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LIQUID CRYSTAL ESSENCES – Dioptase

"I well and truly forgive myself and let go of the illusion that I chose to maintain deep within the core of my essential being and throughout my cellular memory that I have for some reason failed God, for in the ‘eyes’ of God there...

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WHY DO CHILDREN LIKE CRYSTALS?

Crystals emanate high vibration energies that are very familiar to young people. They appear to intuitively know what they are and what to do with them. My experience working with crystals and children has shown me that high vibrations are necessary for their balanced well being. Crystalline vibrations...

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THE GIFT

It’s not what you think, it’s about remembering yes, but not the periodic table.   It’s about seeing for sure, the Light in another and in me.   It’s about sharing what it is we already know so that we can awaken to our fullest...

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I AM THE DROP OF WATER IN THE RAIN

Today 22 March is World Water Day I am the drop of water in the ocean I am the drop of water in my glass I am the drop of water in my tears I am the drop of water in the rain I am the drop of water in my womb I am water Any...

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THE POWER OF GENTLENESS

“Where does gentleness come from?” asked baby deer. “It is in you and in me and in he” replied papa deer. “Does gentleness mean I’m weak?” wondered the little one out loud. “Oh no replied” his wise papa “quite the opposite!” Gentleness is the sure sign of great strength. It is a...

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THE NATURAL WARM WATER SPRINGS AT SMOKOVO GREECE

There are 750 known natural mineral springs in Greece many of which have been used since antiquity as places for healing and sacred ceremony. Temperatures range from cold, very cold to very warm. Some waters are medicinal whilst bathing in others is only recommended for a...

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LIQUID CRYSTAL ESSENCES – “WOMAN”

For the woman in us all who at times needs a little support: RUBY For the acceptance and pleasure of my physical body CORAL For being in my power with gentleness and grace EMERALD For forgiveness of my own illusions about womanhood ROSE QUARTZ For the love of the woman in...

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FLOATING DOES NOT COME NATURALLY

All human shapes, sizes and ages are able to float. But not all can. I was surprised to discover that it doesn't come naturally. It appeared to be even more difficult for young children who physically and instinctively contracted from doing so. Men are less able to float...

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TO KNOW IS NOT NECESSARY IN ORDER TO FEEL

In a children's crystal circle recently someone asked me the name of a stone that I didn't know. The answer that came on my behalf was 'I don't know, why don't you feel it and see what it says instead?".  The cognitive mind needs to put things into categories and boxes. Systemizing...

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WHY IS CORFU ISLAND SACRED?

For a start it is the shape of a mermaid. If you look at the satellite image of Corfu Island you will see that it is the distinct shape of a mermaid. In fact you won’t be able to see the island any other way after...

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THE ENERGIES OF CORFU ISLAND: A guide for visitors

THE MERMAID CORCYRA As you look at the satellite image of her the clearer she becomes. Can you see her? Her slender legs, her well-formed knees, her mermaid’s tail? Can you see her rounded breast, her human face and flowing hair? A beautiful human like being rising out of...

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THE QUALITY OF PRECISION

I certainly enjoy throwing my clothes onto a big pile on the floor. But I also enjoy the precision of crystals. If anything they are precise. 90 degrees make an angle and that’s that. Not 89 and nor 91 degrees either. Precision, as I have experienced it...

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LETTING GO OF THE SHORE

The saying goes something like “you cannot cross the ocean if you don’t let go of the shore”. The shore being what we know well, sometimes even just a habit, in order to look for a new place, a new space, a new level of consciousness....

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A 7 YEAR OLD’S FEAR OF WATER

When you live on an island swimming is second nature. When you live on an island and you have a fear of water it can feel like being offered an ice cream but not being allowed to eat it. It means you don’t get to take...

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DOES PRACTICE REALLY MAKE PERFECT?

Do you enjoy practicing something regularly? For some children, the idea of practice can be accepted easily whilst others really really really must like something in order to stick to it. How do you feel about practice? Boring, necessary or healthy? I currently feel that the idea...

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LISTENING TO WATER

Ecouter c’est la capacité d’exister sans faire. Listening is the capacity to exist without doing. Still, the slightest breath of air will create ripples on the surface of water. Ripples that, if one listens to carefully, reveal much about the depth, breadth and ease of one’s...

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MUMMY GIVE ME SPACE TO BREATHE!

Before you read any further I want to make clear that I am in no way advocating you put your dear child in water and watch him or her float away. Pool and sea safety are important to get right. In fact "reminding" your children how...

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WATER RESPONDS TO OUR INTENTION

Please consider the following statement seriously, literally and with love: "By holding the intention of peace towards water by thinking, speaking and acting with the intention of peace towards water water can and will bring peace to our bodies and to the world" Masaru Emoto July 22 1943 - October 17 2014[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_empty_space...

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GREECE’S NATURAL COASTLINE

Greece                            13,676 km United Kingdom            12,429 km Italy                                   7,600 km Croatia    ...

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WHY IS THE GREEK SEA LEGENDARY?

Though the sea itself cannot be Greek, Indian nor American  for she belongs to no other than herself, the Mediterranean waters surrounding the land known as Greece have a distinctive quality that makes the Greek sea legendary. "Why is the Greek sea legendary?" is an arbitrary question...

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WILL GREECE RISE UP THROUGH THE ASHES?

Undoubtedly the geographical area known as Greece in the modern world is undergoing intense change. It is much like a volcanic pressure cooker with spontaneous combustions and subterranean changes taking place. We are all feeling it as little has remained unaffected, unchanged. It is currently impossible to...

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HOW TO MAKE HAPPY JUICE

Happy little voices singing words of joy ask me if I’m happy too? “Hm yes I suppose I am” say I! “What does suppose mean” they ask? “Happy doesn’t think before it answers” they say. “Happy just is. Now.” Yummy juicy fruity watermelon tourmalines wobble like jelly in your mouth....

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CRYSTALS FOR CHILDREN

Crystal children are able to process high frequencies which explains their natural inclination to work and understand crystals. In fact, having crystals in their immediate environment helps them feel at ‘home’. Due to their crystalline nature, however, these children also reflect what they ‘catch’ around them....

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CAN GEOLOGY ACCOUNT FOR A LACK OF UNITY?

An interesting read into how geology and geo-morphology shaped society in Greece. The Greeks called their land Hellas and themselves Hellenes. It was the Romans who called them Greeks- (Graeci ) and that is the name by which we know them. The Greek historian Herodotus wrote that...

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THE POWER OF UNDERCURRENTS

An undercurrent is a type of current which runs below the surface of air or water. The direction of an undercurrent is typically opposite to that of surface currents, and the strength of the undercurrent varies, depending on the situation and the circumstances. Surface currents make...

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THE FIRST BREATH

The new born in this powerful water birth picture is just about to take his or her first breath. He or she is transitioning from life in water within the mother’s uterus where he or she could still be defined as a creature to an independent...

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I FIND IT DIFFICULT TO LOVE

I’m not sure if it’s the moon in Scorpio, my own water cycle or simply being human but right now I am finding it difficult to love. To love is my intention spiritually, otherwise I wouldn’t be bringing it up in the first place, but mentally...

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ALL TOGETHER WE CAN

Eight wheelchair access ramps where placed on Corfu Island’s beaches this summer so that everyone can enjoy the pleasure of the sea. This was done not by a government body, or a European funded programme nor was it a private business enterprise either. During a time of...

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LOVE LIKE WATER

Anastasia is a young athlete in Corfu's Special Olympics programme. She has a particular love for water and is part of the children's swimming team which was successfully put together by Hennie Godeke. Anastasia has shown a particular love and skill for dancing movements in...

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WHAT’S IN A HOME?

A house is a house but not necessarily a home. A home does not necessarily have a roof nor a door though she who sleeps under the stars would say that it does. After stripping down to the bare necessities, ‘travelling’ through six abodes in half...

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ONLY THEN CAN YOU HELP ME HEAL

Can you sit with me and judge me not? Can you listen without interpreting, to help me find my own answers without giving me yours? Can you hold space for my grief, my anger, my fear without going into yours? Can you gently bring me back to my...

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CAN I JUST BE HAPPY?

Years of therapy turned into years of soul searching which turned into years of seminars and workshops. These turned into hours of dedicated service, weeks in silent meditation and endless hours of reading and research. I was still chased by a feeling of needing to become more...