Loons Cry

A writer's journey through the North American Wilderness & other musings….

Je Suis Charlie – You don’t need hats and beards to have a belief or faith

My french was never very good at school, despite having a french great great grandmother, but I remembered the verb to be. Given the events in Paris and the heinous … Continue reading

January 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Have you lost someone this year?

  2014 has been a tough year. The loss of two babies, Aoife and Lucas, has been a bitter pill to swallow. We will not let this define or destroy … Continue reading

December 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Peshawar – In God’s Name?

Following the events of today and being a parent who has lost two children this year my heart goes out to all those in Peshawar. Let the light that is … Continue reading

December 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

USA – The Broken Society

Martin Luther King said in A Testament of Hope that the “real issue to be faced” beyond “superficial” questions is “the radical reconstruction of society itself.” The recent events in … Continue reading

November 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Losing a child….again

Back in July of this year I posted that it had been a while since my last post and then things changed again. We lost a daughter Aoife at 24 … Continue reading

November 24, 2014 · 4 Comments

Dealing with the loss of a child.

  I can’t believe how long it has been since my last post but sometimes events take over and things ‘take a back seat’. At 20.29 on Thursday May 1 … Continue reading

July 13, 2014 · 2 Comments

He’s behind you – The Great British Pantomime

I am trying to keep a balance on my blog between serious issues and those of a more light-hearted nature. After all I could probably post hundreds of dark, broody … Continue reading

December 19, 2013 · 1 Comment

What makes a monster?

Friedrich Nietzsche said ‘He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And when you gaze long into an abyss the abyss also gazes into … Continue reading

December 18, 2013 · 3 Comments

Half of the UK ‘suitable for fracking’

Well it had to happen. As a writer who cares for and loves this tiny planet of ours I was shocked to read that half of the UK is ‘suitable … Continue reading

December 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Rowan Atkinson Archbishop of Canterbury Sketch – a poem a day in support

Sometimes I would like to meet the people who complain about TV programmes, books, plays etc. Why? For the simple fact that if you offended by something you can turn … Continue reading

December 17, 2013 · Leave a comment


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