February 2013

An Open Letter – Addendum

Posted on: 28th February 2013

This blog post is an Addendum to the open letter regarding Mary’s case posted last month. To Whom It May Concern Re: Mary N. DOB 23/01/1945 Shortly after writing my…

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The Power of Language and the Danger of a Single Story

Posted on: 14th February 2013

“If thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought.” – George Orwell The extent to which language can facilitate, extend, direct or limit thinking has posed a problem for centuries….

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Don’t Despair

Posted on: 11th February 2013

Sometimes in life, growing up, experiencing new things, facing what life throws at you, can be very difficult and frustrating. Sometimes we need a little encouragement. Encouragement that can lift…

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Dress Code, or Nature vs. Nurture

Posted on: 1st February 2013

I was laughing with a friend this weekend. It was Sunday afternoon and we were sitting on his sofa and Sunday afternoon melancholy was beginning to settle in. We were…

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