Category Archives: Reflect

You Know It When You See It

Fitzrovia Chapel Exhibition by Gideon Mendel: The Ward Here’s some of the information on the exhibition from the Fitzrovia Chapel website: “In 1993, Gideon Mendel spent a number of weeks photographing the Broderip and Charles Bell wards in London’s Middlesex … Continue reading

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To Speak Our Story Also

Originally posted on Smuggling Grace:
“And therefore, every possibility of a person putting words to something, especially something that’s been difficult, is in itself a sacrament.” – Pádraig Ó Tuama Years ago, while experiencing some conflicts, I sat down with…

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Remembering How Far I’ve Come

I get very impatient. With life. I want solutions, decisions, knowledge, now. It doesn’t work that way, I’ve noticed. But despite that, I’ve also noticed that I have come so far. It’s hard to believe sometimes. The way things have … Continue reading

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For Those Who Struggle…

…with the many news items about sexual harassment and abuse being all over the media at the moment: I do too. I’m happy that people are speaking up, that this is talked about widely, and I too posted #metoo – … Continue reading

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Me too.

 

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Peace…

I’ve been having increasing levels of anxiety these last few weeks, with the by now usual level of horrid news every day, plus the news of my niece’s cancer diagnosis and the connected family troubles, and this week the Weinstein … Continue reading

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Search For The Good (And You Shall Find)

“When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, “Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.” Fred Rogers  

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