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All nighters

Had a very crazy and tiring weekend, I have learnt that all nighters may seem fun at the time but they aren’t a smart idea. I don’t understand people who do it regularly, it’s crazy how little sleep they must get. 131 more words

The life of the land based traveller

19th October 2014 – Bells (Fujifilm X10)

The church bells and barking dogs are the language of this town. From before sunrise to well after dark the church rings out each quarter hour. 83 more words

1000 Words Sept To Dec 2002

Do you hear the bells??

I love how traveling opens our eyes and ears to new sights and sounds. Take magpies for instance. We don’t have magpies in Kentucky, or at least not that I’ve seen. 298 more words

Held Safe

Dear Oscar,

I try to do a meditation during our regular Sunday prayer/meditation time. Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn’t. Usually I envisage a walled garden, full of trees and flowers, butterflies and birds, a stream, a bench, church bells in the background. 118 more words

Oscar Pistorius

Before the Anaesthetic: John Betjeman on Doubt

There is a persistent tendency amongst many clergy today to place doubt on something of a pedestal – to speak of it as being almost essential to the life of faith, and to make agnosticism something of a virtue. 1,247 more words

Poetry

Adrift On The Wind

Adrift On The Wind

 I am accustomed to your face

It sustains me

Your absence

Puts an edge on my existence

I feel the loss of you… 199 more words

Poetry

Merry Christmas Everyone!

No, you haven’t fallen asleep like Rip Van Winkle! And, no, I haven’t looked at the wrong page on my calendar. It’s just that I’ve decided to announce that my Christmas short story will be in the December issue of True Story magazine. 100 more words