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Short-Notes, Stories & Quotes

Today, I got everything I dreamed of in just 2 hours

Yesterday I finished my new novel. Well… at least the draft is now out for the beta readers. A big adventure and discovery I can tell you. In a way I’m doing this all for the first time, and I feel like a baby who learns to walk. Anyways. I

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Short-Notes, Stories & Quotes

Why I believe that fights in relationships are important

Being in a relationship had taught me so much in my life and slowly I’m starting to learn that perhaps “fights” play an important role too. There are often not even to be taken personal, but they seem to be a catalyst to create friction, tension, attraction. It’s one thing

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Short-Notes, Stories & Quotes

Trading on the personal internal stock market (1min)

We can count Euros, Dollars and Pounds. 1 dollar, 2 dollar, 3 dollar. Yesterday, after a conversation, I’ve had this thought that what we can’t really count is “money”. 1 money, 2 money, 3 money. It brought me to the notice that there are countable things, and others that are

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Short-Notes, Stories & Quotes

I refuse to be a robot

I have days I don’t feel like doing anything. And then some days where I just can’t seem to stop creating. And how good it is to have others in life who can confirm that they sometimes feel the same. I guess the problem is not in having those seasons

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THREAD OF LIFE

Status update

29.07.2018 – It looks like that we’re staying here in Mexico at least until next year. A couple weeks ago, Orsi and me, randomly found an old house with a beautiful garden space. It seems that the hardest part is behind us (we now have gas, water and a fridge).

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THREAD OF LIFE

Being upset about the “little” things…

My little sister used to be upset about flies. She was about 4, and our house, close to the forest, was a place frequently visited by those, harmless house flies. Yet, she cried each time a fly landed somewhere on her arm or neck. To my brother’s and my annoyance.

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Time to share a testimony…

Last week I’ve been sending out an email with the question “what is your dream?” First of all: Thank you for your inspiring letters. It is so brave to give a testimony and to share it openly. To all of you: Know that, most likely, you are not that far

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Short-Notes, Stories & Quotes

Broken bones and developing super-powers

“At this place, your bone will never ever break again,” said the doctor to my 7 year old self. Just a few hours before, I fell from the bike and broke my arm. “Great,” I thought. “Maybe, if I’ll break my arm at all possible places, I can develop something

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Words can change you
Self-Help Articles

Words can change you.

About a year ago, I read a book called “Conscious Language” about the power of our own words that we use on a daily basis. Since then I’m noticing amazing changes in the way I’m choosing my words and I’m realising that our words are indeed far more powerful than

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THREAD OF LIFE

Relationships are like pizza

Pizza is perhaps the greatest food invention I know. It tastes great when it’s fresh and hot. But also cold. And also when it’s a day old. At night, for lunch… even for breakfast. It’s simple and easy and most likely it fed the poor people in the past. Take

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Fear of making decisions
Short-Notes, Stories & Quotes

Shall I go left or right? – fear of making decisions…

Back in Switzerland I rode my bicycle home after getting some groceries. In the far I saw a post in the middle of the bicycle lane. I drove slowly and gently and there was enough space to curve around the small obstacle. As I approached I asked myself dreamily if

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