Monthly Archives: January 2013

THE PILGRIM

While I was at a friend’s house recently I found an old and much used copy of Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress that had belonged to her father. In the short time I had between finding mind games for the children, I … Continue reading

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SIMILE and DIFFERENCE

We are all the same, of one common race of beings, and yet within our race are a multitude of ethnic differences of stature, skin colour, facial features such as lip, nose, ear and eye shape and we also enjoy … Continue reading

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THE LIGHT BEARER

When I was born into this world, this time round, it was into a world full of loud explosions, strange vibrations and great flashes of light of many colours. My first year was the first year of World War II … Continue reading

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SILENCE

However often you enter a Temple, a Mosque or Cathedral, are you aware of the natural awe that descends over your being and the respectful silence that accompanies your mood, whether you have removed your shoes or not. If you … Continue reading

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SOFTLY – SOFTLY

So, many of my compatriots will recognise the title from the old cops and robbers series, on UK TV some years ago, which necessarily contained scenes of speeding car chases, aggression and violence. However I was prompted by the words … Continue reading

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WHO THE DEVIL

It is amazing how many times you hear that. Eh? It seems that the personification of the Devil is cemented into our waking consciousness. Generations have subscribed to the notion that there has to be an opposite entity to Divinity … Continue reading

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ONE FORWARD AND TWO BACK

Do you ever get the impression that you are moving one step forward and two back, getting nowhere? Most of us have been through that feeling from time to time. Frequently the cause is that we are trying to push … Continue reading

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