Any talent not shared turns into pain – Elizabeth Gilbert (or the silver lining to our suffering)

Elizabeth Gilbert, needless to say, wrote Eat, Pray, Love, and is all in all a beautiful source of inspiration for me. I found this tied in beautifully with the four noble truths of the Buddha. The first states that suffering … Continue reading Any talent not shared turns into pain – Elizabeth Gilbert (or the silver lining to our suffering)

Enough is Enough – London marches for solidarity, climate justice and the right to peaceful protest with Extinction Rebellion

This Saturday, climate protesters gathered on the streets of London to launch Extinction Rebellion’s 2020 climate strategy. Along with various other activist and faith groups, grandparents joined students, doctors and farmers for the right to peaceful protest. Continue reading Enough is Enough – London marches for solidarity, climate justice and the right to peaceful protest with Extinction Rebellion

I'm so terrified of being a bad mother, I'd rather not be a mum at all sometimes

I was watching a mother-daughter duo on the tube today, how carefully the mum would adjust her daughter’s woollen hat, and started welling up with tears. She was clutching her little one’s hand tightly even sat down, as if she … Continue reading I'm so terrified of being a bad mother, I'd rather not be a mum at all sometimes