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Five words I'd rather you not use to describe me...

I started writing this post a few days ago. I had no clue how to start it, so I skipped the intro and saved it for last. 905 more words


What we’ve been reading this week

This week’s summary on the news stories, reports and blogs that have grabbed our attention. We welcome your thoughts and comments on these articles.

The future of DFID, partnerships, aid and INGOs, c/o Alex Evans… 143 more words


Hipper, prep, hipster. I absolutely hate labels. I think they’re stupid and pathetic. Why does society have to continually categorize us like we are nothing more than DNA compiled into a form composed of skin and bones? 235 more words

Atoms and Unity - Alba and Independence

 A slightly bleary eyed blogging this week since I stayed up late to watch the results of the vote on independence.   At the point where Eilean Siar (The Western Isles, Gaelic speaking and an SNP heartland in the way the west of Wales is strongly Plaid) voted narrowly No I knew the result would be a victory for the Better Together campaign, so I took myself off to my bed still pondering the question of what was the better outcome.    637 more words


The Transgressors

My grocery bill was a cliché, cigarettes, dark chocolate, a milkshake yesterday; cupcakes, cigarettes, a milkshake today. Pitch-black toes, tousled hair, puffy eyes, easy smile, easy love I was a cliché. 375 more words

The Hijabi & Niqabi Tag? Labels?

The Hijabi and the Niqabi tags are given by people. I haven’t come across such labels as  “Hijabi” and “Niqabi” in the Quran and the Hadith.These two tags (Hijabi & Niqabi) 375 more words


Label, Classify, And Stamp!

Are we in a relationship? Am I your girlfriend? Are you my Boyfriend? What do we call this? Boy oh boy the strain we put on relationships can be so tenacious. 488 more words