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The Ambivalence of Grief

We cry for ourselves when someone is going to die. We cry for the potential loss of them in our lives. When a death sentence is...

Feb 5th 2019

JACINDA ARDERN When one starts to describe Jacinda Ardern, the 40th Prime Minister, third female Prime Minister of New Zealand, it is...

The Not-So-Great Barrier Reef

Every day I walk to the end of my street, turn a corner and there it is, the Coral Sea, with crocodiles in the mangroves by the beaches...

May 24th 2019

May we stand together — Insha’Allah I’m recently returned from the Cairns Mosque, Queensland, Australia where I attended an open day. ...

ZEN and the Art of the Second Sock

I know of a woman who knits only one sock. I’m no longer an absolute beginner, but the more I know, the more I know I don’t know. That’s...

Joker - A Review

Amidst a sea of conflicting opinions, let me be the one to review the film, “Joker” for iPinion Syndicate.  I’ve seen it twice within...

Biology, Behaviour and Betterment

Humans are able to be savages, acting in the most disgusting and violent way. The same humans will generally be able to maintain...

A Christmas Tale

How we need another soul to cling to. Sylvia Plath, The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath I have a house and the house is by the sea —...