Home Fire by Kamila Shamsie

This modern retelling of Antigone has shaken the world with its impact and multiple nominations in prestigious book awards for its content and writing. In this relatively short novel Kamila Shamsie weaves the lives of an immigrant family living in the UK: three siblings who were orphaned when they were young and their relationship with … Continue reading Home Fire by Kamila Shamsie


Your mini guide to Lausanne, Switzerland

Lausanne  is probably not the first city you think of visiting when you think of Switzerland. Situated by the biggest lake in Europe, Lake Geneva, it is paler and less touristy compared to Geneva and Montreux, both located nearby each other. However this little city has its own charm, and here are my experiences exploring … Continue reading Your mini guide to Lausanne, Switzerland

May & June Recently Watched Movies

Let's talk about movies! In the past two months I haven't been watching many of them in the cinemas, but of course there were still very memorable ones worth mentioning in this post. Oblivion - starring Tom Cruise, this sci-fi, futuristic movie is anything but memorable. Exciting and filled with action indeed, but merely a … Continue reading May & June Recently Watched Movies