Dedication to a passion

People who avoid pubs, avoid late nights, eat the right foods, who get up ridiculously early to go and do their thing. Athletes. Like most I'm in awe of these amazing people who dedicate their lives to their passion, to their sport. I've watched the last couple of Olympics with tee and we're glued to … Continue reading Dedication to a passion

“It is proof that the fabric of this society is not torn”

That was the comment from Mohammed Mahmoud the imam from the Finsbury Park mosque where further hatred led to unnecessary murder of human life. A father of four decided to drive to London to kill because of hatred of Muslims..in other words to kill fellow human beings. My sadness for the loss of more people … Continue reading “It is proof that the fabric of this society is not torn”

Is blood always thicker than water?

  This is the proverb which suggests family relationships and loyalty are stronger than that of friends, but I question this after reading what happened in Serbia last weekend. Welsh fans donated blood to a local Serbian who was shot in the stomach during clashes between rival fans from Partizan and Red Star ahead of … Continue reading Is blood always thicker than water?

We need to isolate those who would kill

I read the news release from the Muslim Council of Britain today. 130 imams and religious leaders condemning what's happened and refusing to perform the funeral prayer for the London attackers. “Consequently, and in light of other such ethical principles which are quintessential to Islam, we will not perform the traditional Islamic funeral prayer over … Continue reading We need to isolate those who would kill