Posts filed under “Everyday life”

The madness inside

There is this thing about always being the weird kid. It seems to be a burden all your teenage years, and suddenly, as you reach the rise of adulthood, people start to define it in other, positive ways. By being as weird as you’d like to, you give your kids the opportunity to be even [...]

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A week left.

3 years ago, we bought a home. 2 years ago, I started freelancing, and my dose of daily work became such, that whenever I have free time felt like a celebration. Last year, I was only a few days away from meeting the kid that would ruin my sleep yet make me damn proud and [...]

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And now, for something completely different.

Have you ever heard of those blogs who disappear suddenly, like sucked into a black hole, never to be heard of again? I fear that’s what might have happened here. Except the black hole has 2 arms, 2 legs, huge beady eyes and a ton of hair on her head. She might not know what [...]

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Dear Japan.

Dear Japan. We’ve been in this love affair for so long now, I can’t even remember. I was 7, when I first discovered the intense feeling of Japanese comic books, reading under my bed side lamp the not-really-suitable-at-that-age Akira. At age 10, I discovered there were more and started gulping frantically on everything I could, [...]

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