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All the skinny on the Swindon Shuffle 2014

My column for the August issue of The Ocelot magazine was this, a two page preview of the mega Swindon Shuffle 2014. a slightly cheeky insert perhaps seeing as I am part of the team running the festival, but you take your breaks where you can get them! 1,061 more words

Musical Musings

Revisionist History: 1997

Welcome to Revisionist History, a weekly series where I document the music of each year of my life, from birth (1993) to present. This week: 1997,  1,980 more words


Friday Prayer: This is My Song

Two different videos of a great hymn for any patriotic holiday- a prayer for all our hearts.

Prayers And Prayer Requests

Times They Are A Changin

It seems to me that people of faith are once again beginning to realize the power that they hold and their own ability to enact systemic change in the world that we live in. 604 more words

Current Affairs

First day of the rest of my life...

As is every other day, of course.

This year has been a year of change for me – I married my husband Digivamp in February, had my first ever (minor) operation in March, and started a new job two weeks ago.   199 more words

101 In 1001

The Spirit of '88: part 5 - Between Cain and Consolation

As the previous entries in this sequence of posts have shown, there were many bands playing that day that have helped form my musical identity, bands that shaped my views, bands that are still important to me today.  302 more words

Musical Musings

The Spirit of '88: Part 4 - Waiting For Bonaparte

Timing is everything. Although I was aware of The Men They Couldn’t Hang before this gig, I had neither of the two albums that were already out, but they were certainly one of the bands that I had told myself that I definitely want to catch, not that you could be anywhere in The Bowl and not hear the music of anyone that was onstage. 444 more words

Musical Musings