To Learn of Domestic Abuse: A Conversation With My Mother

Content Warning: description of domestic abuse At a certain age you are no longer a child but something more. Far from adulthood, caught in a nebulous space of puberty and mental development. But the weight of responsibility is ever so slightly pressed upon you. To be trusted with a conversation about the past is one… Continue reading To Learn of Domestic Abuse: A Conversation With My Mother

Pride! And Prejudice! The British Empire is Off-key About its History

The Proms: Britain’s classical music festival and celebration of British culture have been, for obvious reasons, a little bit different this year. But time waits for no man and September the 12th will see the culmination of an 8-week programme of music with “The Last Night of the Proms“. An annual sing-a-long ritual usually with… Continue reading Pride! And Prejudice! The British Empire is Off-key About its History