Tuesday 29 January 2019 at 4:54pm

The darker more difficult times were a time of growth and learning – Jaspreet Kaur, spoken word artist, poet and writer, Beyond the Netra

Tell us about the work that you do and what led you onto this career path? By day, I am History and Sociology teacher and by night – I am a spoken word poet! It might seem unlikely, but it was in fact the same passion that led me to both roles. That was the passion to help others. In the Sikh faith, this is known as sewa (selfless service). I felt like I could fulfil this sense of purpose both by teaching young people and by sharing my poetry with the world. What’s the most important lesson you’ve learned …