On the warmth of becoming

Close up of mayflowers - hawthorn blossom - in the rain

Wandering around the valley in the spring rain and thinking about beauty, I spied the recently opened mayflowers of the hawthorn. The warmth of the sun over the weekend was all they needed to bloom… THE WARMTH OF BECOMING Gently peeling back the layers until our humanity is revealed and our soul can breathe, only … Read more

Creating space for soul friends

Cyclamen flowers

St Patrick’s Day is on Sunday, so I reached for John O’Donohue’s Benedictus: A Book of Blessings. And next to For Belonging – the lovely blessing we walked with a few weeks ago – was this beautiful poem: FOR FRIENDSHIP May you be blessed with good friends,And learn to be a good friend to yourself,Journeying … Read more