Cheshire Cats and the Holy Spirit by Donna Fowler

Donna L. Fowler (Fowler-Marchant) is an elder in the NC Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church currently serving as Minister of Pastoral Care at First Presbyterian Church, Fayetteville, NC. She is writing a book about John Wesley as a spiritual director, especially through his letters to women, and her thoughts about God, life, and the Wesleys can be found at

Tea-maker by Andrea Skevington

Andrea Skevington lives in Suffolk, and draws inspiration from the world and the community around her.  Her work includes poetry, stories – mainly for children, and inspirational work in the Christian tradition. she has worked with children in schools and churches, and has a particular interest in retelling the Bible.  She has led retreats and creative writing workshops for adults, spoken at festivals, and share my poetry and my thoughts.  She also writes for Quiet Spaces “A creative response to God’s love”, and has written meditations on Women in Genesis, the medieval mystical work The Cloud of Unknowing, the I Am sayings of Jesus, the poems of Emily Dickinson,  and many others.