Pablo Neruda Poetry Reading

We were celebrating Pablo Neruda’s birthday at Tūranga central library in Christchurch. Who is Pablo Neruda? Ricardo Eliécer Neftalí Reyes Basoalto (12 July 1904 – 23 September 1973), better known by his pen name and, later, legal name Pablo Neruda, was a Chilean poet-diplomat and … Continue readingPablo Neruda Poetry Reading

My Ramadan experience

I didn’t know much about the Muslim community residing in Christchurch, much less about Islam. I approached the Al Noor mosque a month after the unfortunate terrorist attack that Muslims suffered on March 15, where 51 people lost their lives. The reason for which I … Continue readingMy Ramadan experience