The destruction of creativity…

I believe we all – each and every one of us – can be creative in some way or another.  Your way may not be mine, and I don’t feel that one way is superior to another.  It’s the creative impulse – giving an idea shape or form – that...

Remembering how to live…

I came across a really interesting quote by someone called Annie Dillard the other day. ‘I would like to learn, or remember, how to live.’ Oh I know that feeling! It’s so easy to let everyday things get in the way of who or what we feel we are, deep...

A new blog post at my new blog

Just a quick note to let you know that there is a new blog post over at my new blog here: Thoughts on Divination and the New Year Ever since setting up the Wolfenhowle Press a few years ago, it’s made sense to take my blog over there as well in order to keep...

Spiritual Path, practical living…

People sometimes ask why I don’t just stick to writing about ‘witchy’ things. Why, they ask, do you keep writing about disability, welfare, politics and all that? I know it puts some off that I do. So I thought I would take some time to try and...

Politics…. and spirituality

I am suffering from political overload. After all the fevered campaigning, the electioneering, the televised debates, I find myself waking up in a country governed by two parties who hated each other’s guts up until the moment they realised that they needed each...