My mind has been a bit numb since the terrorist attacks in Paris over a week ago. I did want to discuss other topics but ended up surrendering to my urge for cathartsis by writing down my feelings and thoughts about this terrible event. What came out, however, did not seem to have much substance … More Malala

A Post Office Errand

I received the letter from the UK Home Office on the post on a Thursday, two days before my much longed two-week Christmas holiday trip to Florida. It was regarding my son’s application for his British citizenship, a request for us to go to the Post Office within the next two weeks to get his … More A Post Office Errand