Culture

Once…

Once we’re labelled a certain way, are we perceived in that way for life? Once someone is deemed a sex offender, are they always a sex offender? If the feeling is that sex offenders aren’t capable of changing and they shouldn’t be ‘let loose’; should they ever be released? It can Read more

By Heena Modi, ago
Political

Our reaction to ISIS

The harm caused by ISIS The terrorist group ISIS have physically and emotionally hurt hundreds of thousands of people. It’s not just the act of killing people, but the fear caused by it, the insecurity felt as a result, the helplessness and frustration that we are left with. There are Read more

By Heena Modi, ago
Political

See beyond the label!

This is a poem about events which have happened over and over again throughout history. They are not limited to groups belonging to specific races, castes, faiths, gender, sexual orientation, class, nationality etc. I would love to say that humanity will prevail and these scenarios won’t be repeated in the Read more

By Heena Modi, ago
Inspirational

Right vs. wrong

Today I predicted something, I let it go, I let it be & I waited, to see. When the event had finished, I realised I had progressed, I didn’t want to say ‘I told you so!’ I guess. That’s good, But still… More fool me! More progress is needed, you Read more

By Heena Modi, ago