Crumbling Lintels

The lintel is wonky and every time we stick our heads out, it threatens to crash down on us. Those on the other side gaze up from under the sun with wary pause, afraid to look in and suffer a blow, the wall tumbling down with billowing dust and red brick. 191 altre parole

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Beyond Sunday School

The thought of Sunday School for me evokes memories of white-skinned flannel figures wearing robes and cloths over their heads hung on a board perched haphazardly on a wooden stand. 725 altre parole

Faith & Spirituality


One of the sayings in our country is Ubuntu – the essence of being human. Ubuntu speaks particularly about the fact that you can’t exist as a human being in isolation.

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Dear Hackney...

Sitting in my white skin in this corner cafe, festering, eating a pastry and drinking a nice coffee, I am holding a new publication from one of the most expensive and exclusive estate agents in our neighbourhood. 952 altre parole

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Finding fulfilment once again

Over the course of the last few years I’ve gone through a very rough patch and struggled keeping up with friendships and my work in the community. 901 altre parole


Al final del camino

    Esos que hace 56 años lo dieron todo por la Revolución cubana, esos que de verdad confiaron y se sacrificaron, esos que decidieron esperar con calma por ese día donde todo mejoraría… esos son hoy los abuelos al final del camino. 61 altre parole

How Roller Derby Saved my Life

I originally wrote this on my league forum as a post for the fresh meat group I was coaching at the time. I shared it on Facebook later for a rec league group I was training,  and by request I’m sharing it here now in its original entirety. 1.620 altre parole

Pyro Maim Ya