I wouldn't call myself a poet, but I use poetry to try and express some of my inmost feelings and struggles. I offer them, not as works of art, but as connection points where others may find resonance with their own experience.

The Call of the Well - a poem reflecting on my own spiritual journey

A Kiss of Delight - a reflection I wrote many years ago about my spiritual grounding.

Rachel - A poem reflecting on being a midwife of change.

A Lament from the Understorey - a prayer about power and leadership

Unbind - a poem and reflection based on the raising of Lazarus

Enough - a poem about frustrations with the church

Silence - a poem about the importance of silence and stillness in our lives

Beyond the Rainbow - a poem putting myself into the story of The Wizard of Oz

Stagnant Puddles - a poem about yearning for life and something deeper

Under the Chapel - a poem written at New Norcia about prayer

The Dark Night - a poem about the experience of being in the dark night

The Fall - a poem about falling and finding wholeness

Autumn Leaves - a poem about endings and new beginnings

Crimson Labyrinth - a poem about seeing an old labyrinth with new eyes

The Borderlands - a poem reflecting on the theme of a conference and how it related to my personal journey

What to do with Darkness - a reflection on the place of contemplative living in a world that seems dark

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