The growing acceptance of mental health in hip-hop

Shane McGannon interviews Irish rap artist UPPBEAT about the changing attitude towards mental health in hip-hop and the importance of an open dialogue. Mental health has become one of the most prominent topics of discussion in modern day hip-hop with artists opening up about their own mental health issues and their personal struggles, including battles … Continue reading The growing acceptance of mental health in hip-hop

Why moving to a country doesn’t guarantee that you’ll learn the language

As a native speaker of English, I have now lived in Milan, Italy for just over three months and no, I am not fluent in Italian. Far from it. I will go into some more detail about reasons why I have failed to pick up the language so far but to start, let me tell … Continue reading Why moving to a country doesn’t guarantee that you’ll learn the language

What women say they regret most about their teens

Recently I posted an article about what men regret most about their teens which displayed both obvious and unexpected responses, so, it was only right that I asked women the same question too. If you are interested in what the men said and haven't already seen the article you can click this link:¬†https://thethinkbay.com/2018/10/16/what-men-regret-most-about-their-teens/ Reddit was … Continue reading What women say they regret most about their teens

An Irish experience of a Nigerian Service

One service at The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Dublin is all it takes to understand the great difference in how diverse cultures from various regions of the world practice their religion. If you are like me and familiar with the standard procedure of mass in Ireland, then you know that there is a … Continue reading An Irish experience of a Nigerian Service