Liminal Luminous

a wandering, wondering space of devotion, creativity and freedom.
Living well

Don’t be so silly

Recently I have started to become aware of the fact that I quite often say to myself: Don’t be so silly And that’s the kind version, there are other versions which can be quite nasty. I suspect that I am only catching the odd slap-down here and there, there are probably more. What that sentence […]

Spirituality

Seeking

I struggle with groups… I always have done, I think it is down to my personality type, but I am much happier on my own, generally speaking. I love playing in my band, and we are a community, but we have a core focus, we turn up, play songs, chat a little in the middle […]

Spirituality

Have a little faith

Oh wow, I came across this little video series featuring Nadia Bolz-Weber a Lutherian Pastor (Forgiving assholes is my favourite! ) and thought – that’s it – that’s what I want. I want my church to be like that. Although these days I look fairly normal (aside from when I wrap my hair), with a […]

creativity Spirituality

Boxes and Labels

It’s been a while hasn’t it? And why is that? Because I got hung up on labels and boxes. Exactly where I fit in. What tribe do I belong to? Why am I doing this bloody blog anyway? So many questions. As it is always for me. I think I will always be a seeker […]

Spirituality

100s of ways to kneel

There are 100s of ways to kneel and kiss the ground – Rumi I have a snippet of this poem in my prayer book and I found myself pondering it. It’s from a poem by Sufi mystic, Rumi. At first I thought that Rumi meant for each of us there is a huge number of ways […]

Living well Mental health Spirituality

Changing tastes

I have always loved dark, twisted books and TV. But there seems to be something happening to my tastes, they are changing quite considerably. I’ve written before about how I can’t watch Game of Thrones, and this same thing is affecting all the TV I watch and even the books I read. I don’t want […]

Living well

They are Christian…

I’m quite private about my Christianity, aside of this blog at any rate, I don’t talk to people about it and I think a lot of that stems from the fact there is still a part of me that is embarrassed to be a Christian. I have spoken about that at length here and here, […]