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My faith

Posted by Harry Parke, 24 Apr 2015

My heartbeat, is my faith

It breathes in

It breathes out…

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Mindful walking

Posted by Simon Parke, 24 Apr 2015

Mindful walking is not the same as thoughtful walking…though from a distance, they might look the same.

A thoughtful walk exists somewhere other than the present…

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Helping My Son With His GCSE Poetry Homework

Posted by Simon Parke, 23 Apr 2015

My poem of the week is by Anthony Wilson, contemporary poet, writing tutor and lecturer.

It’s about growing up, father and son, changing times, letting go…

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Simon's Mindful Lifebelts app

Mindful Lifebelts is an app to help when life is difficult; or preferably, to prevent it becoming so. The short meditations come in both written and audio form, spoken by Simon.

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.

What is the Enneagram? How can it help me? In a contemplative climate, Simon offers the chance to reflect more deeply on this profound understanding of personality types. This week is both for beginners, and for those who have dabbled a little, but would like to give the teaching more time.

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