Recently we read this long, short story called «Ultimate Safari». It is about this South-African girl who is fleeing her home as a consequence of violent conflicts. Her mother goes missing, I assume she died, and a long journey through this place called Krueger park begins. This is a short story (which is very long […]
As you may have heard, in the past five months there have been massive protests in Hong Kong. The demonstrators, about 1.7 million people, are participating in a series of demonstrations as a consequence of the introduction of the Fugitive Offenders Amendment bill by the government in Hong Kong. The reason behind these demonstrations is […]
I recently read the novel «The Reluctant Fundamentalist» by author Mohsin Hamid. It is a well-written novel about a young Pakistani, Changez, who tells an American he met in Lahore, about his old «successful» life in the USA. The novel is set in our time of huge challenges and global change. His life was perfect […]
Today we live in a world ruled by social media and other sources connected to the internet. We watch TV-series and movies for entertainment and we share our ideas, words, and thoughts to the rest of the world just by touching the screen of our smartphones. We are more connected to the rest of the […]
Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — Oscar Wilde. This is the first post on my new blog. I’m just getting this new blog going, so stay tuned for more. Subscribe below to get notified when I post new updates.
Have you ever heard the story about this man who laughed so hard he died? Me neither. However, my name is Rebekka and that’s right. It is spelled with the letter k, not c. Interesting right? Not really. So I started this blog as a school project and chose to make it public just for […]