August 24th 2020

The resilience of already broken things


Clare Martin

Clare Martin writes about the story of St Ethelburga’s Centre, how symbols can sustain us, and how visionary imagination plays a crucial role in both personal and collective resilience building. In a recent team meeting our Facilities Manager, Lou, walked us through all the procedures we have to follow to…

August 21st 2020

Alchemy & improvisation: Interview with St Ethelburga’s CEO

Dr Justine Huxley


Justine Huxley

Justine Huxley, reflects on service, resilience and improvisation.  This brief interview was completed for the Kalliopeia Foundation, who fund St Ethelburga’s programme, Listening to each other, Listening to Earth. KF:  What’s one thing that you want people to know about your work? JH:   St Ethelburga’s core aim is to build…

July 10th 2020

Sowing Seeds Now


Mishal Baig

This week’s guest blogger is humanitarian worker Bruna Kadletz. Bruna Kadletz is a sacred activist, public speaker, and writer. She is passionate about caring for the soul of the world and the soul of humanity by bringing together spiritual awareness and humanitarian work. Bruna designed and co-founded Circles of Hospitality,…

July 1st 2020

In need of a bootcamp for the heart



Justine Huxley writes about climate, covid and the mass movement of humans, asking, how do we hold on to our humanity and build resilience for what is to come.     “Jaminda’s family escaped mass violence in Myanmar.  Their houses were burned down and they fled in terror with their four…