If you only live to find a collective where you are truly accepted and where you truly belong you are in for a big disappointment. “No matter where you run, you just end up running into yourself.”


“As we watch the sun go down, evening after evening, through the smog across the poisoned waters of our native earth, we must ask ourselves seriously whether we really wish some future universal historian on another planet to say about us: ‘With all their genius and with all their skill, they ran out of foresight…

By merit through faith

As I sit this evening on my desk in my small apartment in London, I am thinking, how so many things about today makes it different from the other days I have experienced throughout this dreadful year. Today everything seems to be hanging by a thread. Will we move on for the better or for…


A poem for the season


I believe in human rights. Humans are less straightforward.

Skin Care Routine

Take care of your skin during quarantine with these simple steps and inexpensive products.

Remarkable Women: An Afternoon with Tin Htar Swe OBE

(For the Series “Remarkable Women”) When I first met Tin Htar Swe (I call her Aunty Swe since it’s a Burmese thing to use honorifics for someone your senior), it was through a press conference on media freedom in Myanmar (Burma) earlier in the summer this year.