Beyond despair

I have just finished reading a superb biography on the life of Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn written by Joseph Pearce. It therefore seems fitting to acknowledge Solzhenitsyn’s Christian faith in a prayer written in 1972. How easy it is to live with You, O Lord. How easy to believe in You. When my spirit is overwhelmed within…

What larks!

  This blog was written by Jamie MacNab and is taken from his website: Adventures of ideas. See https://jamiemacnab.wordpress.com/2012/01/11/what-larks/  I never met Jamie but I did exchange opinions and ideas with him on a social network site known as MyT from 2007 until February 2015 when he died. I have re-blogged this particular piece not because it is typical,…