Author: Ali

Creation

Footprints of a mighty God


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I went far away and off the grid again on Saturday. I had actually been thinking that ‘I really need a Saturday’ to just be and get organised on the home front. Then the invitation came through mid-week for another bushwalk, and I thought, ‘what the heck, I’m going’. If there’s people going on a

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Bible

I get enough


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I’ll admit that I might have let a tear or two roll when I read this post the other day, When Everyone Else is Getting Their Miracle: How to Deal with Feeling Overlooked, which probably doesn’t require any elaboration actually. Then yesterday morning I read this, from the Instagram of Ann Voskamp. It’s a long caption,

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Art

A sixteen-year-old mystery solved


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I forgot to inform blog world that three months or so ago, a sixteen-year-old mystery that readers were involved in was solved. Back in 2012 I posted a dodgy youtube video of a recording from my time at L’Abri in Switzerland, which I’d also uploaded to youtube asking anyone who knew the piece of music

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Art, Life

Weekend fun and games


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So, last week saw me out Tuesday through to Friday night, then I had one house guest Friday night and another Saturday night. It’s all very good but leaves precious little time for thinking, reading, writing posts, staring into space … I have found myself ‘hanging’ of late, rather unexpectedly, with a bunch of people

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Poetry

The ultima Thule


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I had book club at my house Friday night. The deal is that when you host you get to choose the book. I always feel a certain amount of angst over this because I feel like my book choices are eccentric, but I chose The Course of Love by Alain de Botton. The truth is

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