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Receive and Give

Sometimes the gift delights us; sometimes we allow ourselves to be delighted by the gifts all around us.

Today, I got both.

After walking home in the rain (it’s been a gloomy week), I received a package.   135 more words



Kirkwood Scores the Nathaniel Reid Bakery
KIRKWOOD, MO: (STLRestaurant.News) It may have taken ten years to get to the point of opening his very own bakery that bears his name, but for Nathaniel Reid, it’s been a lifelong- dream come true, no matt…

Cutting grass and wood

I have a piece on rural life in China in the new Dublin Review.


Royal Literary Fund

I’m honoured to have been appointed as an RLF Fellow for Newcastle University for this year.

Nick Holdstock


Not just a concept, this is reality, my God delights in me

I have been reading a book about the desires of the human heart and one of our desires is to be appreciated, to be loved. What is the most amazing part of this book is that it reminds us that God appreciates me, he loves us and he wants to spend time with us.  382 more words

This is for You

Do you sit and let the silence from within you rise up?
It’s there you know.

His silence
that prays,
that heals
that fills you with peace. 182 more words