Remembering New York’s Saddest Day

Sometimes, when I am watching a film or TV series based in New York, I am saddened when the Twin Towers appear in the background.  Not only does it date the program as pre-2001, but it is also a reminder of a time when what happened on 11 September nineteen years ago, was unimaginable. On… Read More

Someone Beautiful For God- Mother Teresa

On the fifth of this month, we celebrated the feast of St Teresa of Calcutta, fondly known to almost everyone as Mother Teresa.  The woman who for much of her life was described as “the living saint”, was canonized on September 4, 2010. Teresa, forever associated with India, especially Calcutta (now known by its local… Read More