Friday, 19 April 2019


In today's hectic life and it's social media climate, where you don't always have the time to sit down and read the paper properly but still have the time to scroll, and a lot of what the news feed feeds you is articles ("articles") that seem to just consist of screenshots of how people commented on something on twitter, I have come to appreciate a well written article even more than before, and the chance to get a moment to sit down and read something un-interrupted.

Also, I should learn to make shorter sentences.

Many people are having a holiday this weekend, and here is some recommended reading to accompany your Easter flowers, chocolate eggs and wine (well, that is what I am having at least).

These are two different stories but they share a common theme - the migration of peole, but foremost: putting a name on a number in the statistics, a backstory behind a short mention in an article, or a story to someone with no mention anywhere at all. 

So I give you one story for each day of Easter:

1. The Wetsuit man (
This came out a few years ago at the height of the so called refugee wave. I have returned to this text every now and then.  It is a captivating and important read.

2. The Case of Jane Doe Ponytail (The New Yorker)
There is a person and a story behind every "-Doe".

3. The New Slave Trade (Buzzfeed News)
"Inside The Country Where You Can Buy A Black Man For $400".

Pictures 1. by me 2. royalty free stock image


Zumi said...

Worth reading article,| quality bespoke tailor in bangkok

Thank you for sharing

Unknown said...

The Australian Menopause Centre was founded out of a need for a more natural alternative to synthetic hormones and a desire to provide a listening ear and ongoing care during a difficult stage in a woman’s life.Don’t suffer through your menopause symptoms any longer; book a free consultation with us today and we’ll help you get back to feeling yourself again.Join one of the many thousands of women who have come to us for help? To get more detail pls visit : - .

sameer khan said...

I have been giving some website for a lot of days, Appearance with informality content, today I

have found your site, I fan of your site. You have to keep doing such an article even future.

We have lost a lot in life and have found very little You are requested to spend some moments

of life with a smile Visit for the |

Funny Joke

attitude status hindi 2019

Funny joke of the day

Husband wife shayari

Tik Tok Welcome back to India

Funny jokes in hindi

Unknown said...

Fashion Collection is mind blowing.
To explore more visit:

S. Harris said...

Awesome blog. I like the theme and how information presented with amazing pictures.
Love from Best SEO Company

Samon Kewın said...

Thanks for your real and amazing pictures. I really like what you've posted here and wish you the best of luck with this blog and thanks for sharing.SEO Freelancer said...


admin said...

awesome website blog keep it up the good work
Jokes in Urdu

Kapoor Study Circle said...

11th fail admission in 12th Nios
Nios 10th Class Subjects list
Nios Coaching Classes
CBSE Patrachar Vidyalaya Coaching Classes
CBSE,patrachar vidyalaya,NIOS admission center in sarojini nagar
Patrachar vidyalaya, Patrachar admission, Patrachar forms 10th / 12th
Near me Patrachar Vidyalaya admission, Classes
Near me Open school admission, coaching classes
Patrachar vidyalaya CBSE Admission in Sonipat, Panipat, karnal, Ambala, Kurukshetra, Yamunanagar, Rohtak
Open school admission Admission in Sonipat, Panipat, karnal, Ambala, Kurukshetra, Yamunanagar, Rohtak
Patrachar vidyalaya CBSE Admission in Sonipat, Panipat, karnal, Ambala, Kurukshetra, Yamunanagar, Rohtak
Patrachar Vidyalaya admission
Nios Exam fees
Open school in Delhi

Unknown said...

This is Very very nice article. Everyone should read. Thanks for sharing. Don't miss WORLD'S BEST Train Games

Emma watson said...

Thanks for sharing this information with us and we will revisit your website also visit

Unknown said...

Ladies if you are planning to buy designer Indioan partywear kurtis online visit

Patricia Carter said...

I think taking time would definitely be wonderful.
Tickets Depot 24/7