Category: Faith

Icy winds may blow…

Like many I was profoundly shocked by the awful news of the violence in the Christchurch Mosque in New Zealand last week.  I was however sadly not completely surprised. I have been aware for sometime that there is a concerted and global effort to threaten our diversity within community. Sadly, this has been magnified and…

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Low tide, high hopes

It was good to breathe clear coastal air last weekend.  It felt that it had been sometime since I had got out of Cambridge and seen a different view and tasted a cleaner landscape.  It was also good to be with friends. They took me to one of their favourite places, Woodbridge on the Suffolk…

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and Eeyore came too…

To my surprise, and something of a blessing, throughout my recovery I haven’t lost my appetite, nor mostly my sense of humour. I was therefore unexpectedly tucking into a meal whilst on HDU which certainly helped in regaining strength and normality. On being transferred to the cardiac ward there was something of the apprehension of…

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Jelly and Ice cream?

What a beautiful sound: The chink of ice! Sadly not in a long gin and tonic-I’m sure I was promised one of those today?- But instead a  whole jug of iced water. Then again, given I was lying in a bed on the high dependency unit with plastic tubes coming out of places I dare…

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Facing Dragons…

I woke the next morning to be shaved (yet again) And is often the way life, when you’ve been waiting for something for so very long, and imagining exactly how it will be it and how it will be said: suddenly it  just happens when you stop thinking about it . I looked up and…

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