Every feeling, every sensation, every emotion has a reason to exist. They are not just a caprice of nature. They have a function as well.
One of them, I have observed very carefully, is fear and it has surprised me how important it is. This natural mechanism has been implanted in us to “force us to move ahead” nevertheless many times it block us and paralyse us, causing us double damage.
Some species of animals are paralysed by fear and are easily trapped by their predators. But the species which react to danger by moving faster are the ones that are more capable of surviving. Continue reading →
They say “Everything has a solution but death” and often they reply: “And many times death is the solution”.
I know there are extreme cases like certain illnesses when much suffering is involved, and we cannot see other way out but death itself, when medicine in general cannot offer help any more. Continue reading →
She was drawing something on a piece of paper, when I got into the room she didn’t seem to notice my presence, so I stood at the entrance waiting for her to invite me in. But she was too concentrated on her drawing, so I had to wait for a while until without taking her eyes from her drawing she just muttered: “Are you going to stay at the door the whole day? Wouldn’t you rather seat?” Continue reading →
We all have heard the expression: “If life gives you lemons, make lemonade!” And in a certain way that is what we do all the time.
You make thousands of decisions every day, what shoes will you use today? Are you going to drink coffee or tea? Will you take the bus or finally walk a little? Will you take this as a miracle or a regular event? Etc. Continue reading →