Spirituality | Precious canaries


Ah, that feels better: the wonderful therapy of a couple of hours of playtime in my little scrap corner. Just the thing, on a ‘not so good’ day.
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Spirituality | The healthy discomfort of not having a clue


“Can I tell you something about swimming lessons?” I told Kitty last night, “The thing is, it doesn’t matter how you do. It doesn’t matter how quickly you get across to the other side or how well you get the hang of each stroke. Because lessons are about learning – that’s the point of them – and if you could already swim, you wouldn’t need teaching.”

I’m not sure she was listening, but because she was keen to get back to what she was doing, she made the right noises to make me go away again. Continue reading