Book Review: The Meaning of Mary Magdalene by Cynthia Bourgeault

As the title of this book states, this is a study of Mary Magdalene as the “woman at the heart of Christianity”. This is a contentious issue for many, popularised most recently by the controversy generated by Dan Brown’s The Da Vinci Code. Personally, I have been fascinated by the figure of Mary Magdalene and the shadowy… Read More Book Review: The Meaning of Mary Magdalene by Cynthia Bourgeault

Book Review: A Woman’s Worth by Marianne Williamson

What I garnered from A Woman’s Worth is a new realisation that there really is as much strength in our delicate, gentle aspects as there is in our feisty and tempestuous aspects. And that, when all those parts are united, we are a force to be reckoned with! We need to believe in ourselves again, and in what we can achieve. … Read More Book Review: A Woman’s Worth by Marianne Williamson

Book Review: Faery Tale by Signe Pike – my thoughts on one woman’s quest to re-enchant her life

Faery Tale by Signe Pike Faery Tale was one of those books I stumbled upon by ‘accident’ in my favourite charity book shop.  I say ‘accident’ because it was a book I really needed to read, and someone or something up there knew it. Signe Pike was a successful editor at a big publishing house in… Read More Book Review: Faery Tale by Signe Pike – my thoughts on one woman’s quest to re-enchant her life