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Wow, I actually managed it. With this article I achieved my goal which I set one year ago: to write at least one article per day over a one-year period. So, let’s take a look back. I started this project because I was in a bad place. It was Friday and a few days before…

36 Questions to fall in love – VIII

I think it is only fair that you get to know me a little bit better to understand how I think and how my brain works in order to put my writings into perspective and to draw your own conclusions. This is why I, once about every ten days, answer one of the questions from…

Reflection: 11 months of writing a daily blog

Ding ding ding. That is the sound of the bell that signals the last month of my one-year project has started. It is the 336th article I have written. 29 to go. I developed a huge appreciation for everyone who does this for a living. There are days during which I sit in front of…

Bring your own house in order first

This article is somewhat inspired by one of Jordan Peterson’s chapters in his new book titled: Set your house in perfect order before you criticize the world. It is not an addition to or a review of this chapter, but my thoughts hearing this statement. It is very easy to criticize others. We always “know”…

Mindfulness: Analytical meditation

There are all kind of meditation practices that help us to increase and stabilize our focus and attention. In addition, meditation can also be used to gain insights. Analytical meditation is such a practice. In essence, it is thinking about something. However, it is more structured. You select a topic and systematically examine it with…

Reflection: 10 months of writing a daily blog

Today is day number 305 which equals exactly 10 months of writing a daily blog. Once a month, I sit down to simply reflect about the blog. What happened and where I want to go. Looking back at all the articles I wrote, I realized that writing one article a day might be too much…

Travel to Chile – Summary

It’s been ten days since I returned from Chile. I think it is a good time to summarize my experience for myself. Let’s see where this article leads =).