Self-examination and its impact on society (Plato, Apology)

 Plato’s dialogue “The Apology” presents us with the elaborate speech Socrates made to defend himself against the accusations of impiety and corrupting the youth. Within the speech Socrates details his method of self-examination which has proved to be his very instrument to guiding himself and the others to “perfection of the soul”. The increased self-awareness, … Continue reading Self-examination and its impact on society (Plato, Apology)

Race in Sex

“Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.” Oscar Wilde has got it right. Sex is a complex social issue which embodies layers of hard-to-handle gender and social status controversy. Adding politics of race in the equation only serves to further on heat up the already problematic topic of sexuality. … Continue reading Race in Sex

Little Daily Insight #4 “What’s the point?”

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?”

Fund inspiration! : )

Dear friends, passers-by, soul-mates, help me kick off this project so that we can all support youth empowerment and help young people in Bulgaria receive the support needed to be changers, entrepreneurs, creators! Inspiration is contagious! Today I am opening to you and I depend on your trust in my Potential and my ability to… … Continue reading Fund inspiration! : )

Little daily insight #1

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

The road less travelled

I shall be telling this with a sigh Somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I, I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. Robert Frost Although being completely flexible in my travel plans and adding more to my itinerary as the minutes pass, … Continue reading The road less travelled