Coming home

In December, in the comfort of home I looked to the calendar counting down the days to Brexit, the whole thing suddenly became very real for me. I felt a sense of panic and pressure to do something. I was already holding some tension in relation to the uncertainty of these Covid times. Now I was worried about the impact of Brexit on me and others who are living as foreigners in the UK.  I...
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The discipline of writing

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I've just spent the past ten months writing a Buddhist response to the Climate and Ecological Emergency. It's my second book, the first being I'll Meet You There: a practical guide to empathy, mindfulness and communication (read the first chapter and order the paperback and e-book here). Here I'd like to reflect on the practice of writing. As the developmental editor wrote to me, "Many people...
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