Monthly Archives: September 2011

Out of the Mouths of Babes –

It is amazing and delightful the speed with which small children make friends… Yesterday my little girl made friends with another little girl, effectively just because they were both there, and both just about as ‘little’ as each other… after … Continue reading

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Taking Shape

How can a butterfly describe what it was like to be a chrysallis, or a caterpillar? Now the creature is grown to adulthood, there are wings and colours and freedom, that the caterpillar could not have imagined. And now the … Continue reading

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Candlelight

I once had a time of stillness, complete spiritual stillness such as the Sufis might describe as ‘Enlightenment’. Like the dawn light, it stole over me slowly… over several days suffusing me within and without with newness, a sort of … Continue reading

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