• as a guest on Radio 4's 'Beyond Belief' (Feb. 2015) with the theme of Purgatory

• has edited his 6th poetry anthology, Diamond Cutters, with Andrew Harvey for Tayen Lane, San Francisco

• a regular contributor to the International Times website (www.internationaltimes.it) with poems including 'Putin', 'Assad', 'The Calabash', 'Glaston-berry', 'Smithereens' and 'Jihadi Baptist'

• appearing at festivals including the Cheltenham Literature Fest, and the Cheltenham Poetry Fest. (invited back, April 2015), also the Tagore Festival and the International Peace Day at Dartington

• 25th individual poetry collection, Monuments (published May 2014: widely reviewed) from www.waterloopresshove.co.uk also as an e-book on Amazon

• co-author (with Martin Palmer) of The Venerable Book - Shang Shu (Penguin Classics, 2014) reviewed in China Daily

• poet in residence for ARC/Green Pilgrimage Network in Assisi - and a contributor to the Summit of Conscience in July 2015 with his poem 'The Blessing'

• presenter at Findhorn's 50th anniversary Conference 'Love, Magic & Miracles' alongside Andrew Harvey, Thomas Moore, Carolyn Myss, Robert Holden etc. performing an evening poetry/music concert (with Herewood Gabriel) in the Universal Hall, and offering day workshops in connection with his book Crucible of Love (O Books, reprinted 2012)

• recent holiday retreat workshops at Cortijo Romero near Granada in Spain (www.cortijo-romero.co.uk) - after 20 years teaching at Hawkwood; and abroad in Ireland, Portugal, Malta and Greece. Recently invited also to work at Schumacher College on the Dartington Estate

• 20 years in private practice as a psychosynthesis psychotherapist, accredited with UKCP; in Stroud, London, Glastonbury and Totnes