Shared by George Thurley. The French and Dutch translations may contain some mistakes as he’s not a native speaker of either – comments are welcome! EN: I came across this love poem to EMEYF at Annual Meeting, during our first LAP workshop of the weekend, in the stories and histories stack of materials. I just … More Liebesgedicht für EMEYF | Love Poem for EMEYF | LAP
by Mieke, Netherlands YM — scroll een eindje verder voor het Nederlandstalige origineel For the Dutch monthly bulletin I write articles on sustainability. When I made mention of one of these a few days ago to a Ffriend, she suggested to me that I translate it to English for the Willy&Penn. Here we go: Something … More Deserts and Jungles, and Quakers | Mens en Aarde Natuurbeelden
by Naomi from the UK
skjønnhet schoonheid Schönheit unendelige skog oneindig woud unëndlicher Wald høstens drakt herfst kostuum Herbst Kostüm havet zee Meer dønning duinen Schwellen og en und fjellet rots Felsen stille makt stille kacht stille Kraft From/ uit/ aus: Willy and Penn no. 2, 1992.
I, and several others besides, travelled slow to our most recent Spring Gathering. By train, bus and boat (and eventually car) I travelled from Brussels to Moyallon, accumulating people along the way. My primary motivation for this was initially to travel more sustainably (i.e. to avoid flying). But I have increasingly come to see it as a spiritual practice, that we Quakers should encourage as much as we can. … More Travelling Slow | Langsam Reisen
Deutsche version unten At our Spring Gathering 2018 in Ireland, our LAP coordinator Esther organized a workshop where we were invited to look at materials from our archives and respond to them. Rose Oliver read some old copies of Willy & Penn: “I didn’t grow up a Quaker, but when I discovered them in my … More The Importance of our Living Archive Project | Die Wichtigkeit unseres Living Archive Projekts
Deze tekening is gebaseerd op een schets die Erik maakte naar aanleiding van de Living Archives Project workshop tijdens de algemene vergadering van FWCC EMES in Bergen. Prachtig! … More LAP illustratie