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Remember Remember (Sectarian Violence and Triumphalist Uses of Torture)

Remember, remember! The fifth of November, The Gunpowder treason and plot; I know of no reason Why the Gunpowder treason Should ever be forgot! Guy Fawkes and his companions Did the scheme contrive, To blow the King and Parliament All … Continue reading

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Honest to God

(When the Holy Spirit came to live in me, He got on board a Ferris wheel. So forgive me if ‘happy’ posts are succeeded pretty quickly by ones that sound more ‘tempestuous’. It probably makes little sense to apologise, but … Continue reading

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Messy, just not in the YOLO sense

Apologies for the two posts in two days- I will never normally be this keen. But it was 4am and I couldn’t sleep, and this happened: This is Caraveggio’s The Conversion of St Paul. It’s not elegant; there’s a horse’s … Continue reading

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