Tag Archive: Awareness

Elephant Nature Park

I know it’s tempting to want to get up on those friendly looking elephant’s backs, bumping along the roads of Thailand, feeling like you are transferred to another time, connected with nature and… Continue reading

One’s destination

One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things. Henry Miller

Real growth

And of course when you’re interested in growth, you’re interested in the growth of those around you. They are absolutely interdependent. You grow only insofar as people around you are also growing and… Continue reading

The “uncomfortable” truth

Saturday night and I’m sitting in my little kitchen eating spinach and coriander soup, listening to Leonard Cohen. The window is half open and it strikes me how green the trees have become,… Continue reading

Morning music

I woke up with a strange sensation of happiness this morning. At first I thought it must have been a beautiful dream I had. But then I realized it was my life! 🙂… Continue reading

(Stop) waiting for life to begin

For a long time it had seemed to me that life was about to begin – real life. But there was always some obstacle in the way, something to be gotten through first,… Continue reading

Wherever you go, there you are

I’m at Café Laundromat. It’s cold and raining outside but inside the café is buzzing with people’s chatter, jazz music, porcelain, coffee machine and service bells. I’m on my second cup of double… Continue reading

So much beauty in the world

It’s hard to stay mad, when there’s so much beauty in the world. Sometimes I feel like I’m seeing it all at once, and it’s too much. My heart fills up like a… Continue reading

A day in the life

Yesterday, my room mate Maria, having just come back from a 2 weeks vacation in Chile, asked me a question through the thin wall that separate our rooms: So, are you doing anything… Continue reading

THINK before you speak

Remember to THINK before you speak: T: is it True ? H: is it Helpful ? I: is it Inspiring ? N: is it Necessary ? K: is it Kind ? * A… Continue reading