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A Child is Born

Muriel and her husband are delighted to announce the brith of their first child in May 2012.

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Co-creating with Nature - How to really make a difference for the Environment
A couple of months ago I was talking with a friend about environmental issues. She's recently become a mother, and having the little one has strengthened her desire to actively contribute to healing the earth. But with many issues on the table, global warming, the proposed construction of a 'next generation' Nuclear Power Reactor just 25 miles down the road, and a myriad of other challenges at the forefront of her mind, she wondered - how could she know what the priority is? Where could she spend her energy in such a way that would actually make a difference, a difference that her child would receive the benefits of?
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Reflections on running the creative marathon - Whew I made it, the new album is born!
Well dear folks, it's taken more than a year of my life, but here it is, finally - Golden, revealed! I'm very happy with the result. Allow me to let you in on a secret however, that the creation process has been far from golden at times!
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A shopping journey through the ethics of leather, with a twist - Thank you for your skin!?
It was like any other good clothing shopping trip: See an item I love, try it on, and if it fits and I’m lucky enough to get that feeling of familiarity that it's already mine, buy it. Only this time it was leather. Real leather. A leather jacket.
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The land - what goes in must come out (or, the Earth can't eat nylon stockings!)

Everyday we use and buy things that will exist on this planet long after we have gone. Many of these things end up in land-fills, leaching chemicals into the earth, air, waters, and out to the seas, affecting all of the living things in those places. I am so often reminded of this fact. I am reminded when a pen runs out. There's currently no place for it but in the bin. I am reminded when I can't bring myself to throw away a pair of broken sunglasses because they are not yet recyclable.

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Welcome - Yay for the new!
Hi all,
Welcome to my website!
It's great to have my own little microcosm on the Internet to keep you posted about gigs, albums etc.
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