Divide to come together

There's an emptiness in me that comes from a lack of community. A friend and I were reflecting on our youth. This friend and I come from similar backgrounds: East London bred sons of first generation Gujarati immigrants attending local state schools, both with strong ethnic community groups supporting and nurturing us through our childhoods. …


I’d like to get to know you somehow

I mug you. You think I am a thief. You lose your wallet, I return it. You think I am generous. I murder your child in a bomb explosion. You think I am a terrorist. You and I quickly place people in boxes based on our experiences of them, but each person is more than …


Is there any greater form of morality than having the power and means to exact revenge but offering forgiveness in its stead?