Tag Archive: Faith

The Alchemy of Dreams

Alchemy: any magical power or process of transmuting a common substance, usually of little value, into a substance of great value It was two days before my 30th birthday. I had finally found… Continue reading

When to hold on, when to let go

In the last dying day of the year, I let out a sigh. Someone holds me tight, and I realize, how much grief I carry, how much healing I crave. Palm trees are… Continue reading

For all that is to come, Yes!

For all that has been, Thank you. For all that is to come, Yes! Dag Hammarskjöld

On the other side of fear

I am cruising down the roads of Bali on a a scooter. In the periphery of my eyes: rice fields and palm tree-fringed landscapes, distant temples, street food warungs, a continuous flow of… Continue reading

The greater plan

We had a plan. We were in it together. Until I made other plans. The decision had been growing like a storm in my head for weeks, maybe longer. A whisper that had… Continue reading

(Have no) Fear of failure!

There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: Fear of failure The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

Light house

The sun had been shining for so long It was bound to rain at some point Still, you were taken by surprise By my tears, that seemed to blow in from nowhere Although… Continue reading

One more time

Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always one more time. Maya Angelou

Your time is limited – by Steve Jobs

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of… Continue reading

Putting thoughts into practise

The last day of September brought the last day of summer warmth. I brought Maria up to the hill to celebrate her birthday. I had prepared a barbeque and a cake with candles… Continue reading