Now my moon has set –
there are no ‘joyful sisters’
in me, it seems –
and youth and love
and fun and friendship all
The sky still turns,
but I, I alone am still.
An earlier take on the same Greek verse appeared in the Words collection – I wrote it in 1990, or thereabouts. I was into reading Greek poems at the time.
We interviewed a man the other day. He’s on a ‘pubic protection’ sentence. Read the full article here.
Read the story on Medium.
A new review for Working with Released Prisoners on the Anglican Readers’ site.
Leaving prison is a hugely stressful time for those who have been locked up. Check out my latest Medium post here.
Why the church is ideally suited for supporting released prisoners … and why it is not.
Read it here.
With Walk Ministries, I am currently writing training material based on the content of Working With Released Prisoners. As a spin-off from this, I’m posting discussion articles on Medium.
The first two are linked below – subsequent posts will follow.
The Problem with Preaching in Prison.
Why Work with Released Prisoners?
Some images from the launch event at Dove Church last weekend.
Jamie Hill led worship; we heard from Walk Ministries Staffers Wez and John, and from Simon Edwards, Chief Exec of Walk Ministries.
I reads a couple of passages from the Book that will appear on my YouTube channel pretty soon.