I’ve been keeping my act together for 66 years. Writing helps me realise that keeping your act together is not the best way to create a meaningful life.

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From the Author’s archive. John Walter — back row centre.


I feel the impact every day

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Nilfanion, CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons

My Grandpa was a Pilot


One summer night I tried to forget.

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How to invest in your Karmic bank account

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Photo by Lucas Pezeta from Pexels

Karma is the law of cause and effect; the causes you have put out in your thoughts, words, actions, non-actions all have become the effect of today. …


How I discovered the truth

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Image by 453169 from Pixabay


Until you've learnt the meaning of the blues.

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Image by the author using Canva and Pixabay


A new publication just launched — who is yours?

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A skinny Black girl showed me the way.

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Image by joseph_Berardi from Pixabay


But I don’t want your advice.

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Photo by Randy Tarampi on Unsplash

John Walter 📣

My daughter took her own life. Life changed forever. Counsellor in training. Writing about my experience. Listening to yours. https://johnwaltercounsellor.com/

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