December 2023

Living with Heartbreak

“Having a conscience now is a grief-soaked proposition.” Stephen Jenkinson I used to think that grief is a very powerful emotion which visits us in times of loss, and then after varying amounts of time, depending on the degree of the loss, it would dissipate; and then we’d go back to ‘normal’. But a few years ago, I realised that

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“That’s a Western Concept” – Searching for Cultural Identity

My girlfriend can attest to the fact I have become transfixed by a very strange idea. The notion that I am not a western man. If you really sat down with her and discussed the matter she may even admit I am slowly bordering on the obsessed. These days a conversation does not go by where I do not slip

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Living with Heartbreak

“Having a conscience now is a grief-soaked proposition.” Stephen Jenkinson I used to think that grief is a very powerful emotion which visits us in times of loss, and then after varying amounts of time, depending on the degree of the loss, it would dissipate; and then we’d go back to ‘normal’. But a few years ago, I realised that

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“That’s a Western Concept” – Searching for Cultural Identity

My girlfriend can attest to the fact I have become transfixed by a very strange idea. The notion that I am not a western man. If you really sat down with her and discussed the matter she may even admit I am slowly bordering on the obsessed. These days a conversation does not go by where I do not slip

Read More