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The Power of Stories

My morning commute has recently changed: until a few weeks ago I’d spend an hour every morning crawling through Brighton traffic. A new role, working as the Education Development Trust’s Independent Schools Director, meant a move. 1,331 more words


Paul Ricoeur & Youth work - in search of the sacred.

Following on from my previous articel ‘Youth Ministry-In Praise of the Beards’ – here as ‘promised’ is a piece on the writings and thoughts of Paul Ricoeur. 1,757 more words


Letting Different People Be Different

One of the many (many, many) things I love about Crazy Ex-Girlfriend is that the hunky guy Rebecca is pining for is an Asian guy (named Josh, but that parts not important right now). 672 more words

6 Ways - How Men Can Seduce A Woman Boss

We spoke to around 9 men who have women bosses. All of them, yes, all of them did have underlining cravings of how to get under them, while already working under them. 870 more words

Cheating Tales

The light’s on.

I’m shivering, stomach growling.

I can hear my breathing in this silence.

Lying awake in the four corners of the bedroom.

It’s 2am. 6 more words


Seeing both sides of the coin: how far do we really look at things before we jump to conclusions?

(Penguins heading for the Ocean – photo by Sebastião Salgado in his Genesis exhibition.)

A couple of years ago at the Sebastian Salgado exhibition this image caught my eye. 352 more words


The End of the Beginning

(The following is the final draft of the narrative essay I wrote for my English 1301 class.)
“With heavy heart, I announce the closure of the following Citi branches in the North Texas area.”  I heard the words uttered by a woman ensconced in an office over sixteen hundred miles away.   1,367 more words

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