Author Archives: Sarah Mullally

About Sarah Mullally

If you wanted a blog run by an experienced blogger look elsewhere - I am a beginner. I am a mum, Bishop, Dame and poor potter - welcome.

What I’d tell my 14-year-old-self

Published in the Church Times 9th February 2018 Have confidence in who you are, the skills and gifts that you have and know that your dyslexia will not be what defines you.  Have courage to walk away from the expectations … Continue reading

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Votes for Women #Suffragette100

My grandmother, Emily Louise, was a confident women – she had to be. Like many she lost her first love in the First World War and though she celebrated in 1918 when the first women received the vote she like … Continue reading

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Its not always what we see that is important but what we miss

Broadcast on BBC Radio Devon Pause for Thought 7th January 2018 Last year I was given the book The White Road by Edmund de Waal. It is wonderful book in which Edmund describes his pilgrimage to walk the history of … Continue reading

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The Journey has Just begun

Broadcast on BBC Radio Devon Pause for Thought 6th Janaury 2018 Shooting stars, comets, and the movement of planets in the sky have always fascinated people. We love a night when the sky is clear, the night is dark, and … Continue reading

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Christmas is not Over!

Broadcast on Pause for Thought BBC Radio Devon on the 5th Janaury 2018 There is a great debate about when we should take down our Christmas decorations – tonight twelfth night or tomorrow which we call Epiphany? Well you may … Continue reading

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Random Acts of Kindness

Broadcast on Radio BBC Devon Pause for Thought on the 3rd January 2018 As the world begins to go back to work and return to normal patterns of life there are some for which normal is loneliness. Age UK in … Continue reading

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Resolutions and New Beginnings

My ‘Pause for Thought’ Broadcast on BBC Radio Devon 2nd January 2018 New Year is full of the possibility of new beginnings. Many of us will have made New Year resolutions. The more cynical amongst us may have decided to … Continue reading

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