Category Archives: Random contemplations

Happy Anniversary Babe.

You, beautiful human. I love you from top to toe. Your long curly hair that is soft and springy after you have just washed it and guarantee that I will never have a bold husband. Your big green eyes that … Continue reading

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My First Vipassana

Right foot, left foot, right foot, left foot. My first steps out of the gate were slow, inquisitive, almost like a kitten allowed into the garden for the first time. The words “right foot, left foot” resonated in my head … Continue reading

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A Fine Balance

Recommended to me by a friend whose literary opinion I highly value, A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry turned out to be one of the most intense and best books I have ever read. You’ll be disappointed if you’re expecting … Continue reading

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Rock me Amadeus!

People who’ve been reading my blog for the past few years already know that after my yearly, almost traditional Tour de la Hollande, I usually write some kind of emotional nostalgic slobbering blog upon my departure, expressing how blessed I … Continue reading

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War on Cash

Things change.  Even in places where nothing seems to change, there are always changes. I’ve come back to Holland, Amsterdam, after another year of collecting passport stamps around the world.  Of course I go shopping.  Not for clothes or other … Continue reading

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