Rough sketch of two angels talking

The Hope’s Work blog draws on philosophy, politics, and story to take a personal perspective on some essential queries of hope.

How do consciously hopeful people hold faith? What might hope mean in the ecological crisis? How might a politics of hope look?

Most posts are a 10-minute read. I’ve recorded audio for the more recent ones, too.

Feedback is always welcome.



‘To hope’, from Old English hopian, to trust, to hold faith. Origin unknown, poss from hoffen, to hop, to leap.

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