August 17, 2019•205 words
The internet is full of articles, blogs and character-limiting musings, so why do people continue to create new blogs?
Perhaps it's because there is so much going on in the world that people feel compelled to provide commentary; and why not? We all have opinions.
Whether it's about Brexit, Trump, Putin, or about the latest Taylor Swift song, Tarantino film, or Netflix special - we have positive, negative or perhaps apathetic reactions; so why not share those?
As a child you're taught;
If you can't say anything nice, don't say anything at all.
But why not?
There's a difference between arbitrary "trolling" or "cyber-bullying" and expressing your opinion, and if you do the latter, in a constructive way with justification/supporting evidence, then where is the harm? To only speak/type positively would create a sycophantic world where individuals are duped into having unwarranted airs of grandeur.
This blog will candidly express my views on anything in society I feel needs discussing. This will likely be a mixture of reviews (music, books, films, etc.) and commentary (news, articles, opinion pieces).
You are welcome to read it. You are welcome to disagree with it. You are welcome to think my posts are ill-informed and/or mis-guided. Simply put: