Celebrating what divides us
(3 minute read) Nicole Law offers a counter-intuitive recipe for improved social harmony.
Young Writers’ Competition Fundraiser
We've launched a fundraiser for a competition aimed at budding writers aged 17-26, offering cash prizes and further opportunities.
Misunderstanding, media and the menopause
(5 minute read) Madi Apthorpe dares to mention the unmentionable in a plea for more openness on women’s health issues.
The poetry of hope
(2 minute read) Nicole Law takes up Pope Francis’ challenge to be a ‘social poet’ and encourages us to create hope.
Dare we dream?
(5 minute read) Lisa Fraser is moved by a man who thinks a better world is not an idle fantasy.
What makes writers write?
(3 minute read) Nicole Law searches inside and out to explain her desire to put pen to paper.
A first-time father in a post-pandemic world
(2 minute read) Luca La Monica laments the lack of support for new dads.
Why do Americans never take holidays?
(6 minute read) Monica Sharp examines the unhealthy work ethic which diminishes quality of life in the US.
When friendships die
(2 minute read) Nicole Law advises weeding out friendships and relationships which have stopped growing.
The return to campus – a survival guide
(4 minute read) Dennis Relojo-Howell offers advice on how to stay safe – and sane – as universities tentatively open their doors.