Radio 4 Thought For The Day, 23 Nov 2013

Vicky is a regular on Radio 4′s Today programme, the UK’s flagship morning radio news show, with over 7 million listeners. She delivers their Thought For The Day broadcast and is the youngest of their religious contributors. You can listen to it here. The script is below. The humble wardrobe was given magical significance by the story […]

Radio 4 Thought For The Day, 16 Nov 2013

[You can listen here] However chilly it feels to us in the UK at the moment, it’s nothing compared to the icy temperatures experienced by Prince Harry who recently spent the night in a freezer. This army training facility exposed him to temperatures of minus 35 degrees and icy winds of 45 miles per hour. It […]

On Writing: the scribbles and the spaces

Writing is a funny thing. Black marks on a white page. The scribbles and the spaces between them. Writing reveals and yet conceals simultaneously; for every word inscribed there is an accompanying silence sitting beside it. It is complex. That complexity probably accounts for why I haven’t written much for the past year or two. […]

Women silenced & trolled in online religious settings

As you’ll know if you’ve read my blog for any length of time, I’m a big believer in the power of social media to give each of us a voice.  On a global scale many do not have access to these technologies, so it’s crucial within in debate on this topic to remember that the Internet […]