I have to start this off with total honesty, by admitting up front that I am having the best mid-life crisis ever, so try to keep up. 229 more words
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What does ‘Amen” mean?
I grew up like pretty much every other American Christian. I’ve heard “amen” after every utterance of pre-dinner grace. I’ve finished every prayer I’ve said with “amen.” I’ve used “Amen” as a form of fervent agreement when someone mentioned how thankful they had been for the post-college group ice cream. 671 more words
Image by Christine Renney at Bradford Literature Festival
FIRST BRADFORD LITERATURE FESTIVAL – Mark saw this was on and, although we only had couple of days, we went to Bradford and spent an hour or so in the company of four fine poets – left to right: John Siddique, Lemn Sissay, Jo Bell and Brian Patten. 11 more words