Emotions

Ah! the circus of siblings!

When brothers grow up, life can be very interesting. When you have a brother in your life, you don't need any other pet in the world, you already live as if you are in the zoo or a farm with a buffalo, a bull, a horse, a sheep and even a sheepdog. You have absolutely… Continue reading Ah! the circus of siblings!

Emotions, Health & Beauty, Lifestyle

The mirror on the wall

Academic life made me addicted to makeup. I just had to cover up all my defects, the blue eyes from stress and sleepless nights, the hyperpigmentation marks, the dull complexion and eternally weary face. Every morning I put a perfect face on to show to the world and trick myself into believing that I can… Continue reading The mirror on the wall

Book and Film, Emotions

The secret in The Secret Garden

Some people in life are so precious, they are the air that we breathe. They are the light in our lives and the twinkle in our eyes. People that we assume we cannot simply live without .... And then as fate would have it. We loose them. We are forced to be separated with them,… Continue reading The secret in The Secret Garden

Book and Film, Emotions

The ugly duckling in modern times: why Hans Christian Anderson was the greatest storyteller

All accomplished people were once ugly ducklings, like Anderson. As a child I didn't know or think much about how I looked. When I was 9 years old and a formal passport size photograph was taken of mine and my whole family it was the first time I realized what I actually looked like. I… Continue reading The ugly duckling in modern times: why Hans Christian Anderson was the greatest storyteller