The Hardest Mission: Know and Change Thyself

“Slow down and enjoy life. It’s not only the scenery you miss by going too fast – you also miss the sense of where you are going and why.” –Eddie Cantor “Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.” –Leon Tolstoy WP Weekly Photo Challenge: Change

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Rite of Passage: Writer’s Quote Wednesday

A rite of passage is a ritual that marks transition from one phase of life to another. It goes from  adolescence to adulthood, but also births, initiations, marriages, endings or death. Each culture has unique ways to mark these passages. Although we know that we will pass through many of these phases in a lifetime, and that they are part […]

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What Life Path Ticket do You Have?

I had yoga, plus reading and commenting on blogs, for breakfast. Catching up on blogs I appreciate, brought me coincidently(?) to the same question, which served me well to kick off another week. The question I like to ask myself and others: have we find our talent, passion, dreams and purpose, and do we let […]

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To Do or Not to Be…That’s The Question!

As I prepared for Blogging101 course’s task, I knew clearly what I had to do. I had visited a blog that caught my undivided attention, and I will let you know why.

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Brazil: Football Pride (1) x Active Citizenship (Yellow Card)

It is scary to observe in oneself or others, the free flow of strong emotions like anger, bitterness, cynicism, irony, indifference, resentment, vengeance, inflexibility and hate. It also feels like hopeless when people refuse to engage in a dialogue because they are sure, know better, have seen, have been there, have done it all… What […]

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Looking For The Holy Grail

I had a chat with a talented young lady, about her career struggles. After finishing her university studies and while working for a small firm, she found the work not challenging, and the firm unprofessional. She doubted her professional choices and couldn’t figure out what she was good at and wanted to do anymore. She […]

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The road less travelled

  There was once a boy, who dreamed to study and join the air force. His father had another plan though. He gave him one of his cows to lure him to be a farmer just like him. There was once a boy, who dreamed to study and join the air force. His father had […]

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