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Expect Some Blisters Along The Way

The ‘Christian Walk’ can be a long, tough, and challenging walk. It can sometimes feel like a lonely walk too. For those who come to...

Have You Been Called to Build an Ark?

Build it just as you have been instructed. Even if you've not read the biblical account of *Noah's Ark, there are plenty of stories about...

Who or What Inspires You?

I really need to remind myself (more) just how much benefit I get from escaping the walls of my house and spending time outdoors. Close...

Roots, Shoots, Fruits

We can learn a lot from nature and the life cycle of plants. Today, I discovered that it can take an avocado tree 4-5 years to produce...

Doors

Walking by faith, not by sight means that we may not always fully understand the part that we play or how the pieces all fit together. A...

Comfortably uncomfortable

Recently, I’ve felt more and more challenged to embrace ‘uncomfortableness.’ Is that even a word? It seems like quite a long one. I’ve...

Broken things

The whole point of me creating this site was to encourage others, make a difference, and signpost people to the '*difference-maker'....

We can still smile with our eyes

As I go out for my daily exercise, I am discovering more and more we can still smile with our eyes. This poem was penned as a tribute to...

Different Mums

Woke up rather early this morning and penned this piece which I’ve simply entitled ‘Mums’.

"If this was a movie..."

...Was a snippet of a conversation that I heard today. It got me wondering what the full thought would have been and also my own thoughts...

Finding Balance

'More haste, less speed' is a phrase my mother -who was very wise- would use. It means you (usually) make better progress with a task if...

Serenity Prayer

Serenity Prayer God grant me the serenity To accept the things I cannot change; Courage to change the things I can; And wisdom to know...

Sometimes Love Looks Like...Action

When people ask me what I do, I tell them that I write. Write what you may ask? Well, anything, a blog a post, a poem, an inspirational...

Sometimes Love Looks Like...Acceptance

I remember reading an article at the start of the pandemic which stated that people who enjoyed having 'a sense of control' would find...

The story of our lives

"Our lives are beautiful, unfolding stories. Sometimes we get opportunities to share a couple of chapters...sometimes the whole book." (c)

A 'Window of Opportunity'

Yesterday morning the sun was shining and instead of waiting until later on, I decided to head out first thing. It was a glorious day! As...

Metamorphosis

"I guess in the end it comes down to, are we going to allow ourselves permission to become all that we were created to be?" Here's a poem...

"*Ring the bells that still can ring"

The other day, a friend sent me a message which included a couple of lines from the song 'Anthem' by Leonard Cohen. The line 'ring the...

Sometimes Love Looks Like...

...LISTENING. The pandemic has resulted in dark days for a great many. Yet in spite of this, I have been struck by the selfless acts of a...

Sometimes Love Looks Like...

...Love I have penned a couple of ebooks reflecting on 'love'. You can download a free copy of my ebook by heading over to the 'News'...

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