So as anyone living in the UK will know, it was announced fairly recently that a general election will be held in June. I am not the only person who is quite frustrated at yet another election coming around to cause further division in our country. I would describe my political views as left wing,… Continue reading ‘An election?! Again?! Really? Really.’
So 9 months ago, after 22 years of life in Scotland, I left for a life ‘down south’. I had never lived more than 80 miles from my parents and now I would be 457 miles from home in a town where I knew no-one. Technically I am still living in the same country, so… Continue reading Scotland V England
I am not American. I have never lived in the USA, it’s unlikely I ever will, and I have no American relatives. But I want only the best for the USA, and as the USA has so much power in the world, I believe that the best for the USA can benefit us all. Living in the… Continue reading Barry Obama
In 2014, I was scared, scared that Scotland would leave the UK. I worried about possible economic consequences, divides within Scotland and obviously about the ‘divorce’ from the rest of the UK. I have always been proudly British. I was relieved when I woke up on September 19th to find we would remain a part of… Continue reading I am Scottish, British, European.