There is sadness in separation and there is pain in divorce. I think that holds true quite generally, irrelevant of scale, and irrelevant of whatever events brought you there. Division represents failure…
It’s 2020. I’m 37. I’m living quietly and alone in a loud urban setting surrounded by strangers. Coronavirus restrictions have been easing off for around a month now but the following…
For the first time in many years I’ve been on a date where we just clicked (and...). I don’t know if, what, how this goes from here. Maybe it doesn’t. But it’s a well-timed reminder about the potential for living a different kind of life.
Whenever Tories speak of "our United Kingdom", I can't help but hear that as a statement of ownership. Not by or on behalf of the people, but rather them, the ruling elite in England. It's their United Kingdom. That's what it feels like.
Language evolves, but nonetheless I always wince at Americans pronouncing loan words from French as if they were English, like foyer with an 'r' and niche with a hard 'tch'.