A Retrospective of the year 2020

I looked down at my great-granddaughter playing at my feet. She was singing to her dolls, her brown, wavy hair hanging messily around her face. Suddenly, she stopped playing and looked up at me, a slight frown creasing her forehead. ‘Granny’, she says, the frown still there. ‘Yes, m’love?’ ‘I…

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Do crises show our true colours as human beings?

How long do viruses live on surfaces

We are all designed with self-preservation instincts. It’s natural to want to provide for and protect ourselves and our loved ones. However, there’s a moment when self-preservation turns into complete selfishness. This corona virus outbreak is showing that there are different types of people responding in different ways. The self-serving…

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