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  • Money matters
    Life

    Money matters

    I had to do all that boring stuff. You know, the personal admin papers that come in the mail? They were pilling up, and I kept hiding them in my little to-do/bullet journal/black notebook.…

    August 12, 2017
  • Expert secrets
    Life Yoga

    Expert secrets

    Nowadays it feels like everybody’s an expert. Even you, I am telling you. If Russell Brandon says so, it must be true. But you know it down there. That’s bullshit, and I’m so done with it.…

    August 5, 2017
  • Inked
    Life

    Inked

    I come from the most typical family you can ever imagine. Living in a middle-class neighbourhood in the suburbs, adults around me usually followed the dictated path, as we might say. They clearly did…

    July 30, 2017
  • Reset
    Life

    Reset

    Bozo beach. That’s how my parents named the house they bought by the sea, in honour of my dad’s deceased dog. Just by the name of the place, you already know something’s going on.…

    June 10, 2017
  • I am not a project
    Life

    I am not a project

    I am done with positive psychology. I know, quite a shocking statement, specially since I cannot claim to be a specialist of this kind of psychology, or of any other kind. Since I have…

    May 27, 2017
  • Cultivate the light
    Life

    Cultivate the light

    I was mad. Oh, so mad. I was running around, trying my best to make things happen for one of my projects, and it didn’t seem to work. I was done. I was ready…

    May 13, 2017
  • The number
    Life

    The number

    I knew it wasn’t a good idea. I know I should never have stepped onto that scale. But the temptation was too strong: I just can’t resist a good weighing. The anticipation: how much…

    May 4, 2017
  • Life will provide
    Life Yoga

    Life will provide

    The cards tell me, the stars too. Three Major Arcanas in my last tarot spread: they speak louder than words. The Major Arcana means profound opportunities, challenges or turning points ahead. As if I…

    April 22, 2017
  • Take me out to the ball game
    Life

    Take me out to the ball game

    August 1997. I’m almost eight, but it’s already my fourth season as a softball player. Yes, I started at four, a bit earlier than my teammates. I was so young when I played the…

    April 9, 2017
  • Why so serious
    Life

    Why so serious

    I love laughing. Who doesn’t? Authentic laughter is the synonym of childhood to me. It brings me back to times of innocence and pure joy. Bursts of laughter are hard to mimic, they have…

    April 2, 2017