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Neil Gaiman writes odd stuff.  Dark odd stuff for adults, weird and crazy laugh-out-loud-funny odd stuff for kids.  “Fortunately, The Milk” came out in mid September 2013 . . . if you missed it, get it NOW! A (apparently) hapless dad is left alone with the kids while his other half heads off for a conference......
I am trying to write almost every day – not just on the blog, but just get thoughts and ideas DOWN.  So, here is my first experiment of trying to get a blog written in about 5 minutes! Had a session last night with our finishing “Gap Year” students, on “The Future of The Church”......
I have just mussed about this in my office with one of my team, admittedly this was one of those “off the top of my head I think . . . ” kind of conversations.  Despite that (or maybe because of it!) I am going to write down here what I just spouted . .......
Argh! How do we manage our anger?  I used the basis of the below for an assembly a while ago and then have subsequently used it all over the place in a variety of contexts with young people.   Use it however you like if you find it useful, pass it on – no credit......
I came across this little ditty: There was a Church of England meeting known to all as General Synod, Where the members sought to discover (and agree upon) the mysterious mind of God They met and talked endlessly, words without end Slowly driving the rest of the church serenely round the bend I really hope......
This book is due out in a couple of weeks, I hope to review it before its release date . . . thankfully, got in wherever I go with my Kindle App. Initial impression – this line caught my attention, and – although Eddie is talking about the beginning of Christendom, it IS how the......
Coming out of Haywards Heath a new vista has opened up (this picture isn’t it, although this is a picture of the glorious south downs in Sussex).  Opposite the Birch Hotel in Haywards Heath there is now a new roundabout a slip road down past the hospital . . . it was a PAIN whilst......
A creative and fun Vicar did something creative and fun at a wedding. This has gone viral on youtube and led to said vicar appearing on telly and also led to commentators on such things commentating. Vicky Beeching in particular . . . The Vicar is Kate Bottley, and as far as I can see......