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Philippians 4:4-9

4 Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice! 5 Let your gentle spirit be known to all men. The Lord is [

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in the east there begins to burgeon
the rosebud of a new morning
from this height I see it
to my right a leg stretching out: 93 more words


Keep Us Here

My mind has been hard at work thinking about the future–or worrying about it, more accurately. I feel the urge to think of all the “what if’s” and then try to plan for them, blithely ignoring the fact that the things that do happen in my life are often things I’ve never envisaged. 226 more words



A few lovely things for today, when I am having a House Hunters: International marathon, and making firm plans to one day live in an olive grove in Tuscany.



Even those things that don't flower

The subtle tenderness in this excerpt from one of my favourite poems always reminds me… there is an essential goodness and beauty in all things (even those things that don’t flower). 72 more words

Random Thoughts


A few lovely things for today, when I’m feeling grateful for new adventures, and even more grateful for old friends.



Ridiculous Clouds

A sultry azure sky

sprawls above

swallowing punctured

stone gray tones

of your coiled touch

drawing course blankets

across enslaved horizons.

Swathed in brewing

bloody yellow concrete… 31 more words