Steadfast – word of the day (and night)‬ ‪Staunch and steady‬ ‪the love that lasts long‬ ‪into dark night, longs‬ ‪till the last are first,‬ ‪constant cloud lining‬ ‪past all mists of time. ‬ ‪#Hosea6 #cLectio‬ Advertisements


There are some words you just want to roll around in your mind isn’t there? “Harrowing” did its work on me when I saw this poem by Parker Palmer, which he describes as “taking form” within him. Harrowing The plow has savaged this sweet field Misshapen clods of earth kicked up rocks and twisted roots […]


At its best the sensation of writing is that of any unmerited grace. It is handed to you but only if you look for it. You search, you break your heart, your back, your brain and then – and only then – it is handed to you. From the corner of yur eye you can […]

The Last Word

>Sometimes we feel that people have to have the “last word” in an argument. It is so annoying! Sometimes I have to do presentations – and I apologise for all those occasions when I’ve appeared to want to have the “last word”. That’s the way it happened in my educational background – lecturers who seemed […]