Author Archives: Aamil

rat looking out of hole

Happy new year, rats of the world!

We’re all rats trying to fit in where we aren’t welcome.


The meat of a cow and the blood of an innocent

Democratic pogroms

rehaai TV series poster

Music and lyrics

A beautiful song discovered almost completely by accident

charlie hebdo

With great power to mock, comes great responsibility

How we are mocking oppressed people and expecting to get away with it

wuthering heights

Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte: A review

A story of incredibly passionate love and vengeance.

wasp factory cover

The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks: A review

A thoroughly enjoyable disturbing novel!

The-Picture-Of-Dorian-Gray Cover

The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde: A review

Hauntingly beautiful!