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…

Yesterday

on a trip to the Isles of Scilly, I visited three islands; St. Martins, St. Mary’s, and St. Agnes. I saw purple flowers, the sea, and a friendly Song Thrush.     (Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this blog and/or photographs without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited.…