She warned us. We didn't listen. Now look what's happened. Agamemnon by Aeschylus Cassandra: Oh, mistery, misery! Again comes on me The terrible labor of true prophecy, dizzying prelude. Do you see these who sit before the house, Children, like the shapes of dreams? Children who seem to have been killed by their kinsfolk, Filling … Continue reading Cassandra

Black Monday

Black Monday. The assassination of a journalist. The death of democracy and free-speech. I am shocked beyond words. I am sad beyond expression. I am disgusted beyond belief. I offer my sincere and deep condolences to all her family. I can't even begin to imagine what you are going through. Our island is bleeding. We … Continue reading Black Monday

A Mere Woman How absolutely wonderfully condescending this is. Thank you Joseph for realising that I, a mere woman, needs to be "mentored" and given "on the ground training" to be able to untangle the intricacies of politics - something which men do NATURALLY, of course. Thank you Joseph for letting me, a mere woman, finally play … Continue reading A Mere Woman