This is just a quick note to say that I will be taking a break from blogging to settle into my community as a postulant. I’ll be back in a few months. See you all on the other side! Advertisements
There is a beautiful pain in what Marilynne Robinson calls the use of solitude as an antidote for loneliness. Sitting here alone, watching the mass of humanity around me, is almost sacramental. I bless them all. But what worth does my blessing have? To anyone? Thomas à Kempis writes that, while we must forgive others,… Read More Writing from Greenbelt.
I decided to start a new blog partly because I begrudge paying the hefty sum of £12 a year for the old one, and partly because now seems like the right time to do so. In about a month’s time, I will be leaving my job and leaving my city to move to a little… Read More New Beginnings