Postcards from Venice

Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.- Mark Twain

Berlin Unteilbar 13.10

It was a bright Autumn morning. First day of the season when even the gentlest of winds bring the leaves down from trees in a golden rain and those on the ground rustle towards you as if flying with tiny invisible wings. A perfect day to be inspired. Walking towards the demonstration on Leipzigerstraße the…… Continue reading Berlin Unteilbar 13.10

for whom the bell tolls: the answer I found in Stoicism

Two years ago I picked up a book on Kierkegaard that really caught my attention and that’s when my interest in philosophy really took off. Later, I chanced upon Stoic philosophy, discovering which has been hugely beneficial for my both my head and my heart. It has helped me find answers to questions that have…… Continue reading for whom the bell tolls: the answer I found in Stoicism

Enter, God

Have you ever woken up in the middle of the night to fetch yourself some water or to go to the toilet and suddenly, for a brief moment, felt as if somebody was following you? When I was younger I would often imagine a ghost or a zombie behind me but as I grew older…… Continue reading Enter, God