Spirituality

Morning contemplative prayer

I am, you may have noticed by now, a complete stress head, always looking to push myself and achieve a bit more. Meditation is a crucial part of my life, if I stop meditating even for a few days then my husband can tell, because my reactions to things become more negative. I am quick […]

Spirituality

Big faith

Like everyone else, I am deeply saddened by the terrorist attacks happening around the UK and the world. I guess it is one of those things: it all seems to far away until it becomes really, very close. The attack at Borough struck home to me, even more than Westminster. I used to work in Borough […]

Spirituality

Church, judgement and limiting God

I saw a friend of a friend’s post on Facebook yesterday, she was in Asda, minding her own business when a woman stopped and stared at her, and said “I can’t believe you have scarred your body like that, it’s disgusting”(talking about the woman’s tattoos) and then walked off. People commented on the post saying […]

creativity Spirituality

Lack of focus

All my life I have been a bit of a nomad, in interests if not actuality. Although I have moved homes far more than most people, I’ve not actually travelled. But I’ve reached the point of being really rather tired of that. I got married six years ago and that felt like a huge thing […]

Mental health Spirituality

Difficult conclusions

I have come to the realisation that I have to spend a lot of time in prayer and contemplation, keeping my focus on the Light at all times. I have to keep my eyes on the higher power, multiple times each day. I decided not so long ago that my morning routine, of yoga, meditation/prayer and […]

Spirituality

Why blog?

Interestingly I wrote this in September and it has taken me till now (December) to post it. Why? Because I went back over the arguments here again and again with myself. Repeatedly. And decided not to do any more blogging here. Then deciding that I should do. No, I should write a book. Then I […]