Silent London

The Unsolicited Opinion London is silent. You must have heard of the new strain of coronavirus. It seems like the situation is out of control here, in the South-East of England. That’s why new restrictions are in place and we won’t be able to celebrate Christmas with family and friends. Maybe these restrictions over the... Continue Reading →


The Unsolicited Opinion Have you ever looked up for the word ‘respect’ on Google? Well, I did, and this is what I found: A feeling of deep admiration for someone or something elicited by their abilities, qualities or achievements.Due regard for the feelings, wishes, or right of others. I thought the two meanings were well... Continue Reading →

Families and Society

The Unsolicited Opinion I was listening to the radio the other day and they said that young children returning to school after the break due to the pandemic have lost some of their skills. Some kids have gone back wearing nappies, some others have forgotten how to use knives and forks. What hit me the... Continue Reading →

Lockdown – Round II

The Unsolicited Opinion It’s the first day of “Lockdown II” and it feels weird. I don’t know how long it’s going to last (they said four weeks, but nobody can be sure), neither what kind of consequences it will have. I mean, economically speaking we’ve seen that Covid has had a terrible impact on our... Continue Reading →

Brand New World

The birds are twitting outside my window. They go ahead all day long. No other sound interferes with their singing. Humans are all shut inside their homes, and nature takes its space back. I’m sitting at my desk, trying to find the inspiration: I should start a new chapter of my novel today; but I... Continue Reading →

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