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The Same

Posted on Oct 15th 2020

'If you could live your life all over again, with everything exactly the same, would you?'

I asked my grandmother this question one afternoon, as we walked along the streets near our home. I remember looking up at her to see her response. I was around 10 years old. I don’t remember where we were going.

‘No,’ she said, with barely any hesitation...   Read More


Posted on Aug 31st 2020

Friends have asked me throughout the lockdown, “Are you writing?”

My most recent answer has been, “I'm trying to write about why I’m not writing.”

But then I haven’t been writing that either. I’ve been not writing about why I’m not writing for a long time. Truth be told, I haven’t written anything for years, not...   Read More