My Jihad

This is a beautiful little rom-com with a terrible title. It offers real insights into the problems of courtship for ordinary British Muslims (really, porcupines have it easier), but the people who would get the most out of it (i.e. non-Muslims) probably won’t appreciate that “jihad” means “struggle”, and not “holy war”. Nazir is a… Read More My Jihad


Eight people, spread across the world, suddenly start to experience each other’s feelings. The mechanism is a bit iffy, but they can either physically occupy the other person’s body or just drop by for a virtual chat. Naturally there’s an evil organisation trying to hunt down these ‘Sensates’, but each also has more immediate concerns:… Read More Sense8