Outdoor Advent

I’m not a Christian. I was brought up as one, though. I’ve been christened and confirmed and I married in a Church and took my vows, made in the sight of God, very seriously. My Christian faith disappeared as my marriage disintegrated and for a while I had no faith at all. I’m still not … More Outdoor Advent

Book Review: The Magic of Terry Pratchett by Marc Burrows

My rating: 4 stars Book Blurb(from Pen & Sword): The Magic Of Terry Pratchett is the first full biography of Sir Terry Pratchett ever written. Sir Terry was Britain’s best-selling living author*, and before his death in 2015 had sold more than 85 million copies of his books worldwide. Best known for the Discworld series, … More Book Review: The Magic of Terry Pratchett by Marc Burrows

Everything is political

Originally posted on Druid Life:
I notice a lot of people saying we shouldn’t politicise the virus, or that making a political point in a crisis isn’t the right response. This assumes it is possible for something not to be political. Just because we don’t see the political dimension of something, we imagine it isn’t…