Recognition: is it worth the cost?

There is that old little anecdote of the successful businessman who, during his holidays, anchors his dazzling yacht close to an idyllic beach. He puts on his panama hat and heads towards the sand. Overtaken by that holiday ecstasy that always makes one prone to extroversion, he wears his best smile and starts a chat with a native. And he asks him what he does at that place. Our executive …

Chocolate, now!

Eyes focused on the Kindle’s binary light. May foreign words soothe the ones unceasingly sprouting from my within. The coffee smell strolls around the room and maybe it will take me a little bit away from me. Whatever I can do to leave the brain function in the background. Happy is the unconscious, for it works without noticing.

Happy is the unconscious, for it works without noticing.

However, the excitement …

Living for later

If I don’t really know what to do now, I’d better do as much as I can. Will one day it all make sense? If I can’t seem to find my place, at least I’ll leave my mark. I hope I figure it out before it’s too late. 

If you are about to complete four decades of life, you are probably old enough to know how to do something. Professionally, …