I draw a picture some weeks ago, and I left it lying around in my bedroom. Everytime I stepped into my room, I saw her, staring right back at me. In the picture there is a woman, with eyes so intense that I cannot not see her. She is looking at me with the most … Read more Love in reflection
“Chance to breathe again, a chance for a fresh start…” These Waters by Ben Howard I’m facing another big change in my life soon, as I’ll be moving out to a whole another part of the world, to the pristine beaches and wild, dark green jungles of Central America… Many people say I need courage, … Read more Chances, Choices.
“My destiny lies upon what sets me free.” Lianne La Havas, from the song Elusive What if we can choose to be free? Freedom, according to Isaiah Berlin, is about finding the full sovereignty of human mind, freeing oneself from your own fears and obsessions, from inner contraints. Choosing to jump to the unknown. Facing the … Read more Freedom.
“Your visions will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.”― C.G. Jung This is a continuum to my previous post about changes and new beginnings… In this post I focus on how to tune in, and why. And to what. And when. As the … Read more Tuning in.
“The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.” -William Arthur Ward As the decade has now changed, new year and new intentions are in minds of many people. Change is in the air. Somehow, new year always feels like a new beginning, a new opportunity, or … Read more New year, new winds.
Reggae covers playing in the stereos, setting the perfectly relaxed atmosphere to this ocean view hilltop terrace. I’m on a holiday in Panama and the sun is shining. I’m lying on a comfy mattress, feeling completely relaxed, enjoying the warm breeze whilst watching the sea opening in front of me. The colorful birds are singing … Read more Caribbean life.
Seasons change, it’ll never be the same, she sings. I’m hoping, I won’t stay the same… Reasons strange, why we all must play these games? It’s just me and Bonobo, at Playa Cocles. Just me and music. And the sea… Waves crash, none staying the same, always moving, circulating. Water retreating, forming, building, becoming full, … Read more Black sands.
In which time are you living right now? Is it this moment, fully in the present, with nothing else going on in your mind? Total silence? Perfection? Peace? Or is your mind for example wondering off to the woods of today’s happenings, or maybe even to next week? There are all sorts of things to … Read more Shifting back.