Writing

Manchester Bombing

May 23, 2017

The fierce and insular insanity of the perpetrator. I am baffled by the scope of our human capacity to feel or not feel. To love or not love. To kill....

Writing

Death Takes Small Bites

July 28, 2015

It is eerie and gruesome that advances in home video technology facilitated the mundane chronicling of lives that had yet to become remarkable....

Writing

We Can Change Whatever We Want

May 6, 2015

The conservatives are such cinematic villains, the Etonian gits with their Freudian slips; the “West Villa United” supporting, “career-defining”, Darth Vader toffs. If you’re auditioning for...

Writing

Paris

January 10, 2015

This violence now though has the eerie familiarity and bilious dread of a recurring nightmare and can be pieced together with weary glances at airport lounge TVs, foreign newspapers and...

Writing

Amma

January 8, 2015

I now know that an Ashram is a community that is run on spiritual principles, in this instance, Amrita, near Kochi in Kerala is founded on the philanthropic ideology of Amma; if you know of Amma...

Writing

Hello Jo

December 17, 2014

Firstly, I’d like to say sorry for your paella getting cold. It’s not nice to suffer because of actions that are nothing to do with you. I imagine the disabled people of our country who have been...