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Garden of Reflection

My good friend and fellow Sapper, John Buckley, has set himself a tough challenge to raise funds to create a garden of peaceful space in Swinton Barracks, Tidworth, the home of 22 and 26 Engineer Regiments. By the end of … Continue reading

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Happy Thingyan – Myanmar New Year

Last week, I delivered a grocery order to a lady who lives near to Chippenham. In our conversation, it transpired that she was originally from Myanmar. She was excited about celebrating her country’s New Year holiday on 17th April. Her … Continue reading

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Book Review: Crossing Qalandiya

Crossing Qalandiya by Daniela I. Norris and Shireen Anabtawi My rating: 5 of 5 stars This book consists a series of letters between two ordinary, yet remarkable, women. One is Israeli, the other is Palestinian. They met in Geneva and … Continue reading

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Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Love Thy Neighbour

Every day, I witness unreasonable and inexplicable violence all over the world. There is so much more that I could say on this subject, but I would only bore you all with my personal opinions. I will just continue to … Continue reading

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