The simple truth is that If you are a closed-off, fearful, unapproachable, reserved person, you will get hurt a few times in life. And even if you are the most open, brave, honest and loving person, you will still get hurt a few times in Life. So, as it seems, the fact that you'll get … Continue reading Little Daily Insight: you WILL get hurt
(First day back home after 2 months in Palestine) I don't know if it's because I was in the Middle East for the past two months, so my perception is distorted, but I saw disproportionally many people hugging and kissing or both in Sofia today. Needless to say, I'm very hopefull about the future of … Continue reading Sofia today
“It is so hard to push away the desires of the heart”- my thoughts conclude. But what does the heart really want? Is it enough to just be paid attention to? Or does it inevitably call for action? And what action is most appropriate when the heart’s longing is for the Other, but we are … Continue reading In a quest for an insight
I'm on the metro, leaving the city to go to New York, squeezed by the bodies around me, sweating in an effort to keep my luggage out of people's way, trying to stick out my face from the pulsating mass of people in order to breathe. Across me is a young man. He has nice … Continue reading Little Daily Insight: A Boston memory
Dedicated to Dannie When you want to surround yourself with people who are not scared to dream, go out there and create their own happiness, you have to learn to let go and simply trust that human connection transcends over words, time or geography. And yes, it does.
I think the turning point of all is when you ask yourself the question: "What is the point? Is there any point at all?". The heaviness of this question often overweights everything else. Yet, reminding myself of the times when I was a High School senior teaching non-formal education classes to 7-graders in a school … Continue reading Little Daily Insight #4 “What’s the point?”
Something I found within my collection of letters which I once again need to practice: What I have personally found is that The secret of living is giving. You are very close to this already, I believe. Yet, I suspect there is a big chance that you might miss something that is not so easy … Continue reading Little daily insight #2
I just got back from my Creative process class and the performance of the personal songs we had to create and demonstrate. During one of our classes the previous week we did a series of free writing samples. Our task this time was to use almost randomly extracted stanzas out of these pieces of writing and create … Continue reading Little daily insight #1