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The embrace of the eternal sky

Posted by Harry Parke, 30 Sep 2014

Before there was something, there was nothing.

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Not great expectations

Posted by Simon Parke, 30 Sep 2014

It may be that we expect the day to be awful.

Or it may be we expect it to be good.

But either way, whether depressed or excited, expectations are no friend to those who wish to be present…

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What anxiety does

Posted by Simon Parke, 28 Sep 2014

It’s good to notice our anxiety.

Not to fight it…just notice.

One aspect of anxiety is its mask-making…

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Cover of A Director's Cut

Set in the seaside town of Stormhaven, the third Abbot Peter mystery, A Director’s Cut, opens the curtain on a dark tale of murder and revenge in theatreland. Abbot Peter and his niece DI Tamsin Shah, are drawn like lambs to the slaughter into the grievance behind the greasepaint and a rage behind the stage.

Cover of One Minute Meditation

A book of short meditations for use wherever you find yourself: on the bus, at the doctors, in your bedroom or by the pool.

A contemplative few days based around Simon's book, The Beautiful Life, now republished as The Journey Home. The retreat features meditation, silence, community and teaching.

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