What, in the face of eternity, is truly of any importance while we exist for the fraction of a second in cosmic time? What should our lives revolve around, invested in and loved for during the period of time we're being granted to exist? It's obvious that we, especially here in the west, somehow got … Continue reading What is truly important in the end?
I know how hard life can be sometimes, especially at this moment in time where the world seems to be falling apart a little more every day. Doubts creep in, fears bubble up and you know what? It's okay. It's okay sometimes to not feel good and to experience these things, in fact, they are … Continue reading Just a reminder
In the recent months that passed, I had, on more than just one occasion, interactions with random people that just came up to me asking for something, whether that was a homeless guy asking for a bit of cash, a guy asking for directions or an old lady that didn't know how to buy a … Continue reading What does it mean to live from the heart?
I guess every one of us has heard the famous children's song and the line that almost everyone remembers: "Row, row, row your boat, Gently down the stream, Merrily, merrily, merrily, merrily, Life is but a dream." It is just an innocent song that parents might sing to their children, but the last verse "Life … Continue reading Dreaming the world, realizing our potential
As he awoke on this clear and mild spring day, he decided to venture into the forest that is close to his house as he felt the need to spend a bit of time in nature, a place where he felt the most comfortable. Less noise, less hectic and less complexity, just the luxury of … Continue reading Sitting with “The Giant One”
What do I live for? A question that we ask ourselves and others regularly, or at least once in a while. What are the answers don't only give ourselves but the people around us as well? They go along the lines of: "I want to find a fulfilling career." "I want to make lots of … Continue reading The poetic dimension of life
It's funny to see how so many of us are caught up in trying to be secure, trying to be safe by having a stable job, a house, health insurance. It's comfortable, it's cozy and it's a plain lie we hold on to. The job can be lost, the house can be destroyed and your … Continue reading The illusion of safety