Emotions

The Mary Ann from Kenya

It was the first week at school, a new country, a new place, everyone was a stranger. Everything seemed foreign, even the rain and the clouds who were always my support in the burning days of difficulty seemed adverse. The rain was cold and depressing, the clouds were genuinely dark on me. I was clueless,… Continue reading The Mary Ann from Kenya

Emotions, Lifestyle

Horse riding to happiness: finding animal empathy

I was so happy and the horse felt good too! I never really had a love for animals. The only main encounter was with rabbits as a child and a very fearsome weasel from which I felt very scared. The other children however we're brave and comfortable enough to hold and play about with it.… Continue reading Horse riding to happiness: finding animal empathy

Book and Film

The Scarlet Pimpernel – A viewpoint from empathy

"They seek him here, they seek him there, the Frenchies seek him everywhere". My most favorite film of all time, The Scarlet Pimpernel is important in understanding the turmoil and dynamics of human emotions. I see it not as a comedic artistic film full of exceptional 18th century diction and phrasal verbs, but as a… Continue reading The Scarlet Pimpernel – A viewpoint from empathy

Book and Film, Emotions

The Mystery of Clairsentience elicited by Layla and Majnu

Majnu the madman in Persian illustration (Courtesy Wikipedia) Layla and Majnu, the ancient fanciful tale was about two real people. This article is entirely from my personal experience with this enigmatic emotion. When I was about 8 years old my mother told me the famous Oriental tale of Layla and the Madman. It appeared to… Continue reading The Mystery of Clairsentience elicited by Layla and Majnu

Emotions

The sunshine effect of an empath

Be the sun that helps the plants with photosynthesis, making their meals and helping them grow. After all self growth occurs when others around you grow into tall lush green plants! One of the most important lessons I learnt after unintentionally becoming an empath I realized that no matter how much I try to be… Continue reading The sunshine effect of an empath