In my post “The terrorists have won” -> https://pinappleflavouredpeople.wordpress.com/2014/01/20/the-terrorists-have-won/ I mentioned that this whole fight against terrorism, especially against Islamic fundamentalist terrorism has caused for xenophobia to grow in Western countries. For example, the hijab has become topic of many political discussions. It has been banned from public places and/or government buildings in France and … More An interesting conversation
In my recent posts it’s been a lot about the past. Mostly they are about less pleasant memories. But for a change, here are some nice childhood memories. The other night I couldn’t sleep, so I roamed by old boxes for my old phone. My friend D. and I (we were best friends at the … More Childhood memories – when escaping reality was still easy
Today we wrote an English exam. It was about globalization and social networks. It was pretty easy, but when I read the text we had to work with, I almost didn’t do it. It was a text about the increase of cyber-bullying. It was all very tragic. Millions of young people in Britain have been … More We want to be strong, not reasonable
After last nights break-down, now for something slightly more – ok – a lot more positive. Also, I am the queen of procrastination. It’s blogposts that those that make you realize your friends actually do care. Thanks for the peptalks – my two friends who actually read my blog. So, as you may have gathered … More Animation films that are worth watching
As the youngest in the family and probably also the most quiet, it is somehow normal for me to keep to myself more than the rest of the family. Yes, of course, we’re all hiding something. We’re never honest. We sit at the table at tea and talk about mum’s work, then my father returns … More Self-pity and self-involved bla bla
Afghanistan: The Legal System that Condones Violence Against Women?. Please give it a read! This is from Girls’ Globe. It won’t take long!
Irrational thinking can get you into a lot of trouble. Except this time I got lucky. I’ve tried talking to other people about it. But it didn’t really help. And I’m not saying it was really bad. There are far, far worse things a person can go through. It’s just what I went through. And … More An irrational moment