It´s all in the mind.
The stress of it all When you are trying to achieve something in your life that you assign great importance to you can end up creating imbalance in spite of your dogged determination to actually achieve better balance. The daily battle is recognising your own momentary limitations, extemporaneous factors, and your weaknesses or vices. The […]
What are you proficient at ? I speak a second language in addition to my native English. People from English speaking countries may construe that as a commendable achievement. Others from non-English speaking countries who grew up speaking 2, 3 or 4 languages as par of the course may think nothing of my ability to […]
Finding balance This is easier said than done. This is the wisdom we can spout to friends or our own kids because we know it is the way. I knew it was the way too yet I lost my balance. I lost it so much that I tripped and fell. I count myself lucky though, […]
Caught up in it all When we are caught up in the throws of consumerism, societal conditioning, or even our own ego trap we can be “living the life”…but are we truly happy doing that ? What might we be doing that just isn’t quite right ? We are all different in what we can […]
Self-analysis I always fondly remember my tax advisor from when I was running my translating business in the Czech Republic. A very wise lady. But I hate accounting and when I first went to see her for help I would be frustrated by her technique. She wouldn’t just take all the papers and receipts off […]