This is my ambition: "Enjoy yourself as much as you can without doing any damage to other people" - Diana Athill
The text below turned up in my Facebook-stream. It's a strong message and well written. The real damage is done by those millions who want to 'survive.' The honest men who just want to be left in peace. Those who don't want their little lives disturbed by anything bigger than themselves. Those with no sides … Continue reading Stand up for what you believe in
I use kettlebells for my training at home and I have gathered some useful video-links at Kettlebell training.
I will delete most of my posts about WordPress and Twitter for the simple reason that they have become outdated. All my six sites run on WordPress, it's an excellent toll whether you focus on blogging or on pages. I left Twitter a while back, I had stopped interacting with people there so no reason … Continue reading WordPress and Twitter
Minimalism is about more than getting rid of stuff. It's a mindset, a way of life. These two qoutes say it well. At its core, being a minimalist means investing your time in the important things in life. The first step in crafting a life you want is to get rid of everything you don’t. … Continue reading Minimalism
I am a big fan of Udemy and their wide range of courses. There's probably something for everyone. The amount of video in the courses vary a lot. I have courses in the range from 30 minutes up to 28 hours. Discounts and tips Before buying a course, check out the preview videos. Does the … Continue reading Udemy courses and discounts
This future is near... - Hello! Gordon's pizza? - No sir it's Google's pizza. - So it's a wrong number? - No sir, Google bought it. - OK. Take my order please .. - Well sir, you want the usual? - The usual? You know me? - According to our caller ID, in the last … Continue reading Gordon’s pizza?
Be like water Be like water making its way through cracks. Do not be assertive, but adjust to the object, and you shall find a way around or through it. If nothing within you stays rigid, outward things will disclose themselves. Empty your mind, be formless. Shapeless, like water. If you put water into a … Continue reading Be like water
For a long time I've said that someday I'd like to learn how to draw. Yesterday I noticed a course at Udemy and I decided that it's time to turn "someday" into reality. "The Ultimate Drawing Course - Beginner to Advanced" was for sale, 10 € instead of 150 €, which made the decision a … Continue reading Draw!
Giftedness is not what you do or how hard you work. It is who you are. You think differently. You experience life intensely. You care about injustice. You seek meaning. You appreciate and strive for the exquisite. You are painfully sensitive. You are extremely complex. You cherish integrity. Your truth-telling has gotten you in trouble. … Continue reading Giftedness