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The art of humility

Posted by Simon Parke, 4 Jul 2015

I’m here to commend humility of spirit.

This does not mean I’m asking you to do less in the world or to give up on ambition.

Neither does it mean I’m asking you to become a doormat to the wishes and whims of others.

Far from it…

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Rye

Posted by Simon Parke, 3 Jul 2015

We have been in Rye for the last two days.

It’s an historic town in East Sussex, formerly an important harbour before the sea with drew.

And it’s ridiculously beautiful on its hill…

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Dead - A celebration of mortality

Posted by Simon Parke, 2 Jul 2015

I recently reviewed ‘Dead – A celebration of mortality’ for the magazine Newsweek.

It’s by Charles Saatchi, advertiser, art person, Nigella Lawson ex.

Worth a read? Judge for yourself…

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Cover of One Minute Mindfulness

My book One Minute Mindfulness has been re-published by Hay House, with additional material – and a sparkling new cover! Here are stories and reflections to help us see through clear eyes, return to the present moment and remain there.

Simon's Mindful Lifebelts app

Mindful Lifebelts is an app to help when life is difficult; or preferably, to prevent it becoming so. The short meditations come in both written and audio form, spoken by Simon.
 
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Simon will reflect on, and offer readings from, his Abbot Peter trilogy, in the very town – fictionalised as Stormhaven – where the Abbot lives, breathes and has his being.

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