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Poetry

Lent Poem

In my view, the time for warning about COVID 19 is over. We are moving into the shutdown, and too many people fear silence: for in silence you have to deal with the resources you have in your soul. But our society has ignored the soul: it has not fed it with beauty or truth […]

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New Zealand

19 March 2020

The rubric of fear and isolation is being peddled hard by those who think they can speak to us. Any words of planning, or reassurance, are being silenced. The press know this is a time of crisis, and the weaker among us will let fear rule us. This is not a time for fear. Yes, […]