Dealing with a deadly virus
The focus of the media may not have strayed far from the same core issues over the past few weeks and months, from the conflicts in Syria and Iraq to Russia’s involvement in Ukraine, not to mention the Scottish Independence Referendum, but a steady stream of grounding images documenting the spread of Ebola through West Africa has played an almost constant second fiddle.
Wife of Journalist Killed in Brazil Learns of Death on Internet
The Victorian poet Matthew Arnold once described journalism as “literature in a hurry”. Having surpassed newspapers as something of a primary source of daily news, I can’t help but wonder what he would have thought of Twitter.
Kanye West Plans A-List Funeral
In a lavish wedding which spanned from Paris to Florence, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West recently tied the knot in front of star-studded family and friends during a ceremony at Italy's Forte di Belvedere. As with everything the couple do, the wedding was played out in front of a sea of photographers and will no doubt feature in an upcoming episode of ‘Keeping up with the Kardashians’.
Silver separators on the rise as over-60s head for divorce
My close friend, who upon announcement of her own engagement at the age of 24, learnt that her gran and grandpa were actually filing for divorce after 58 years of marriage, and the sad fact of the matter is that this is not uncommon.
Leaving a Lasting Legacy
In the past we've talked about the importance of music at funerals. Equally as important as a eulogy, the music played at a funeral sets the mood – whether it’s traditional organ music or modern chart – and adds a personal touch to the proceedings, leaving a lasting impression on your loved ones and reminding them of your time on earth.