The InnerStanding #10 – THE ART OF LIVING

Dear Friends, These are difficult times for many of us. Government “mandates” inhibit our freedoms. Society’s norms seem anything but normal. Technology is on the brink of recreating a whole new world. New jobs replace old careers. New medical models usurp existing standards. New financial systems are moving toward radically new monetary models. New super-power … Read more

Conversations With Spirit #50 – Book 2

(a timely sample from my nearly finished 2nd book of Conversations With Spirit)   The New Year was quickly approaching and I was eagerly awaiting it. Then Spirit spoke……. You look like a man waiting for a bus…..? I’m actually looking forward to the new year! So what’s holding you back? Pardon? Nothing I’m just … Read more

The Aussie Christmas Tale (Part 2)

The Aussie Christmas Tale (Part 2) Jack Frost is in Arthur’s cab looking for “six white boomers” to pull Santa’s sleigh. Please enjoy and share with all the children you can! It’s our gift to you for Christmas! Merry Christmas!! Les and Trudi Heartland Retreat, Queensland, Australia. ……………………………………………………………………………………………. The days quickly sped by as they … Read more

The Aussie Christmas Tale (Part 1)

Some time ago I wrote an Aussie Christmas Tale for children – and the child still inside each of us. As this will be our last Christmas at Heartland I wish to share my special Tale with you (and your young ones). I shall send it in 2 parts 4 days apart as it’s quite … Read more

Thankyou For The Many Loving Emails

Thankyou for the many loving emails you have sent lately. Each one is deeply appreciated. This is one of the most powerful messages I received from a reader. Please take a moment to read……   Sometimes I just want it all to stop. Talk of Covid, protests, looting, brutality….I lose my way. I become convinced … Read more

Thank You For The Many Awesome Replies

Thankyou for the many awesome replies I received to my last email. I thought this month I would share with you other inspiring emails from subscribers. This one (from JJ) relates to the year-round art of ‘being the sharer’ and sharing……. Please enjoy……and, if you can,  emulate……   I have been doing something different this … Read more

The Amish and the current societal upheavals – continued

Thankyou to the many people  who commented about The Amish and the current societal upheavals. The world has always been a dangerous place. From Ghengis Khan to the two World Wars there’s been little peace and always massive destruction. Somehow, in spite of this, Man has slowly found his “Inner Being” . This discovery continues … Read more

The Amish response to the Covid epidemic

Our good friends in Canada have sent this interesting article. We take no sides in this ongoing debacle – we simply trust you find this a positive contribution to your own thoughts.   How Amish Communities Achieved “Herd Immunity” Without Higher Death Rates, Lockdowns, Masks Or Vaccines. In Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, thousands of Amish families … Read more


Dear Friends, For over 30 years I have told funny stories and jokes in my serious talks and inspirational workshops – but almost never in my newsletters!! So today I thought I’d brighten up your day with a few of my favourites. Please be assured I never wish to offend. Many blessings! Les     … Read more

Conversations With Spirit #39

I was eager to continue our previous conversation but worried where it might lead….so I gingerly asked…..   You said in our last talk that we are “blissfully ignorant” of where we are. Did that mean anything in particular? Everything I say has particular meaning, Les….. Okay, so what does it mean? Well, it means … Read more