Monthly Archives: October 2010

Of Homeless Hubs, Haven for Hope, Hostels and Hackney Wick.

(Note: I draw the reader’s attention to the disclaimer  on this website – i.e. I do not seek to represent the views or opinions of Doorway Wiltshire Ltd.) 2012. The year in which London will host the games of the … Continue reading

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Something about Ivor

A few weeks ago J lent me a book of poems by the Gloucestershire poet Ivor Gurney. He’d come up in conversation during one of our writing sessions when we found we had him in common. J is Gloucestershire born … Continue reading

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World Homeless Day 10.10.10 & The Doorway Sky Dive

On the 10th of the 10th 2010 millions of people around the world marked World Homeless Day in many varied ways and changed the lives of homeless people in their local community. The purpose of World Homeless Day was to … Continue reading

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writing freely

We did a writing exercise today. This is a new venture for the group, not having done one before (I don’t think). I’ve been doing a lot of free writing in the last week as part of something I’m working … Continue reading

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