Uncategorised Writers! – Keep Writing

Writers! – Keep Writing

Every time I hear about a terrorist attack of any kind, I always wonder how are writers meant to respond. In particular to the attacks on Charlie Hebdo that was itself an attack on journalism, satire and free speech, how should we as writers respond? With courage. Writers, for the most part, understand that they …

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Uncategorised Religion Is A Plague

Religion Is A Plague

This week we have seen another terrorist attack committed in the name of religion, specifically Islam. In recent months we have seen other terrorist attacks in the name of Islam by ISIS. In the USA, we have seen bombings and attacks on abortion clinics in the name of Christianity. Murder in the name of religion …

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Uncategorised Atheists & Anti-Theist – What Is The Difference?

Atheists & Anti-Theist – What Is The Difference?

On the many occasions I have watched religious debates about god and the existence of god or been apart of them, there is one issue that usually goes unspoken, but to me seems rather essential. The definition of Atheism is the lack of belief in a supernatural power, whether that be god or fairies. This …

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Uncategorised I Admit It. I Was Wrong – Characters Are Essential

I Admit It. I Was Wrong – Characters Are Essential

The other night I noticed that Minorities are not disposable trending on Twitter. It concerned the death of a character on the TV program The 100.At the same time I saw that ISIS had killed more LGBT people in their controlled areas. At that moment in time, it seemed sad and wrong that what seemed …

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Uncategorised Same-sex Weddings Are Civil Ceremonies In A Secular Society

Same-sex Weddings Are Civil Ceremonies In A Secular Society

I am an atheist, humanist and secularist. I despise religious ideas and beliefs and believe them to be harmful to humanity. However as a secularist I believe that those who wish to believe in such beliefs should be able to do so on a few preconditions. In recent years, many of the religious persuasion have …

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Uncategorised Journalism Is Truth

Journalism Is Truth

This time two years ago I was working towards completing my MA in International Journalism. And I was loving every minute of it and I thought I was going to become a journalist immediately after graduation. Obviously life doesn’t always give you what you want straight away and much of time is a waiting game, …

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