religion is on the decline, people are finding new ways of believing and belonging, and puts the faces and places to the trend in which people are increasingly describing themselves as ‘spiritual but not religious’.
Part travelogue, part reportage, the book reveals the Benedictine nuns striving to establish a start-up community, the Sufis exploiting the
spiritual possibilities of sound and the Druids forging a relationship with nature. Interwoven with a powerful narrative of loss and belonging, it is both a deeply personal book and one which tells a wider story about our evolving relationship with place and meaning.
A series of short ebooks containing excerpts from the full-length book as standalone reads is available for those interested in specific topics.
In Search of Glastonbury, a short travelogue
exploring how far the town lives up to its reputation as a spiritual mecca, is also available on
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My blog deals with subjects relating to the book – our relationship to place, nature and contemporary forms of faith and meaning.