Review: Talking to Strangers by Malcolm Gladwell

Talking to Strangers is one of the most important books of the year. In a time where mass communication, often leads to conflict, it is essential to understand why we often misinterpret another’s behaviour, their words and intentions leading us to judge their character and alter our own actions to respond unjustly. Malcolm Gladwell is … Continue reading Review: Talking to Strangers by Malcolm Gladwell

“The Water Cure” by Sophie Mackintosh

A sisterhood born out of blood held together for survival; survival against parents, strangers and family. I sympathize for the sisters, they were, after all, products of their environment, an environment of isolation and abuse. Mother and King believe that pain keeps you safe. Emotional pain protects you from a broken heart, mental pain protects … Continue reading “The Water Cure” by Sophie Mackintosh