Okay Batties, this is where I get serious, I’m going to share something from my Christian days that I wrote in my journal back in June 2002. I had not long left mainstream Christianity for a less common Christian group who still kept true to the Old Testament holy days. This is exactly what I … Continue reading Such Sweet Agony
Spinning and turning Twisting and twirling Quickly this way Faster and faster Endless restlessness Diving relentlessly Into the musings Of my mind Stopping for breath Filling my lungs Like a cloud the air seeps Soothing and calming Peace has come A silent embrace I love how it feels How to stay in this place? By … Continue reading Breath
Prudence threw the duvet back and almost collapsed into her bed, letting out a big sigh, she wondered what kind of a night she was going to have. You see Prudence doesn’t sleep very well and at times verges on insomnia. She mulls over in her mind if there’s anything that she might be doing … Continue reading Poor Prudence
We are all familiar with the concept of 'building our lives'. We usually look back over the past year or maybe even decade. We gauge how we’re doing by looking at how far we think we’ve come. But what are we really building on? And what if on taking a truthful look we realise that … Continue reading Building Blocks
I am self-contained Alone and controlled Separation keeps me Isolated in its fold My walls are up You cannot come in I’m very efficient And ordered within Then the plug falls out The centre of my being Fear drops from my soul So wonderfully freeing The world rushes in As I drop to my knees … Continue reading Unplugged
What is consciousness? In its most simplistic form it is being spiritually awake. When we are asleep we are not aware of our surroundings, or even our own bodies. As soon as we're awake, we regain our sense of these things. Rousing from sleep naturally is generally a gradual process, and there is a lovely … Continue reading Are You Waking Up?
Is it me, or are most of the so called ‘Adult anti-stress’ colouring books extremely stress inducing? I have a very busy mind and I do not state that lightly! It is difficult for me to quieten my mind and sometimes almost impossible. I have however, noticed a significant slowing down in my thinking since … Continue reading Anti-stress Colouring Books