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Of a cross, blood and forgiveness

A beautiful poem by a guest writer that captures in a few words the true meaning of Easter.


No. 301

Love is the Law. (Revisited)

this poem is based on a very strange and life-like dream I had the night before last. It was ridiculously real. 361 more words



I have no clear recollection of Easter in my childhood. There was that one time my mum took us to a conference at this church and we ended up at the playground with the other kids. 1,015 more words


The Hangman's Daughter- Chapter 1

Hi guys, okay, so firstly thanks so much for all your kind words and support. I honestly expected to announce this to the world to deafening silence and maybe a polite cough in the darkness, so the fact that so many of you have said you’re willing to follow this story means the world to me. 2,737 more words

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Tinder Daze

I Couldn’t Sleep. So I Threw Some Thoughts Together….

I promised I wouldn’t. And really, I’m pretty sure when I uttered those words it was with total conviction. 1,319 more words



A while back, I wrote a post about a magic tree. A magic penis tree. It was, of course, not really magic at all. It just had such strange, unlikely fruit that it some odd beliefs got attached to it. 1,176 more words


Istanbul: The Blue Mosque + Hagia Sofia

There are some buildings that you never forget; the Hagia Sofia is one of them. When I finally decided to start my tour of Istanbul, I knew that’s where I had to head. 1,226 more words