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  • It’s been a great start to the year, with the word new being a recurring theme. How many times have you had a new experience so far this year? Our eldest daughter […]

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    Published On: February 20, 2024
  • A companion volume to BIG BLUE SKY should be on the shelves of Jarrolds, Waterstones, Roys, and most other decent book shops soon. Anecdotes of rustic, rural, earthy characters, and […]

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    Published On: February 7, 2024
  • The evening calm of light breeze, birdsong, and the fragrance of roses, was abruptly shattered by a loud clattering on our shingle drive. As a score of birds stopped singing, […]

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    Published On: November 29, 2023
  • Tater became a sort of friend. I think he used to be known for planting and harvesting potatoes. The potato king. Tater! But by the time I knew him, he […]

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    Published On: November 13, 2023
  • I was so shocked. Kill? That would be worse than criminal. I cannot remember the rest of the rant, but it was part of a conversation of a large group […]

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    Published On: June 12, 2023
  • The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of His hands. Ps. 19:1 Wendy and I have just returned from 5 weeks away. Phew – we […]

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    Published On: March 12, 2023
  • The plague had arrived, and all the world (except North Korea!) was locked down. Wendy and I had just come back from our FGB (Full Gospel Businessmen) global conference, via […]

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    Published On: December 27, 2022
  • We have just returned from Amsterdam, visiting daughter Naomi and family. We went window shopping in the Dam Square area, and enjoyed the sense of Christmas,, the colour, and the […]

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    Published On: December 5, 2022
  • “Good evening, Dr. Lawrence. I’m Ben, your assistant restaurant manager,” said a charming young man as we entered the Seafood and Grill restaurant at the Brudenell Hotel in Aldeburgh.  We […]

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    Published On: September 30, 2022
  • I first visited Aldeburgh around 70 years ago. My maternal grandparents brought me. What a disappointment. No sand! But some years later, I did not want sand. Or souvenir shops, […]

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    Published On: September 11, 2022

Barrie Lawrence

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