A Journey of Brokenness

A blog relentlessly pursuing what it means to embrace the flawed and imperfect. Join the adventure in discovering the beauty in brokenness.

The Broken Record

The quality of being broken Looking back on the past few blogs I feel I have been looking at brokenness with wide brush strokes and I haven’t actually given a definition or looked at exactly what brokenness really is if we reduce it down to its core. I feel like i’ve set myself an impossible task here. Is it even possible to boil brokenness down to one definition? The Collins English Dictionary seems to think so, as quoted...

Brokenness like a Battlefield

There are days where I feel like i’m stuck in a trench terrified of bullets firing over me but actually there is an opportunity every day to step out of that brokenness into fields of light and freedom. I think over the past 10 years I have seen my life as a series of seasons. I move from one season to another. I am not always conscious of when I am transitioning between seasons but looking back, I see...

Broken but Loved

There is a love that goes beyond who I am to the point where I can forgive myself I was sat by a lake last summer. It was one of those incredible English summer days. The breeze was warm and sweet. As I looked into the water I could see my reflection. I looked intently at myself. I took in all my features - the clothes I was wearing, sunglasses on my head, my hair, chin, ears, mouth and nose....