Month: January 2023

Reflection: Reading

30th January 2023

Nelson Mandela said that if you “Talk to a man in a language that he understands, it goes straight to his head. But talk to a man in his own language, and it goes straight to his heart.” With the theme of Literature without borders, this is a fitting aphorism for World Book Week this…

Reflection: Holocaust Memorial Day

25th January 2023

Friday the 27th of January marks Holocaust Memorial Day 2023, a day where we reflect on the atrocities of the Holocaust.  This year, the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust have picked Ordinary People as the theme for this year’s Holocaust Memorial Day.  This theme is crucial to the memory of the worst genocide in human history. …

Reflection: Moral Purpose

17th January 2023

With the theme for the week being moral purpose, I would like to share a quote with you all: “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” These were the words of Martin Luther King Jr.  Dr King believed that every person has the right to live a life of…