Complicated

As I said in my previous post about Hungary, trips to my homeland often go hand in hand with big discoveries. This year I had another one of these eye-opener moments. As I chatted with my friends, one after the other, for hours on end, suddenly a piece of the puzzle fell into place and…

Perfection

Perfection is compulsive. Perfection is a myth. Perfection is judgement. Perfection is failure. Perfection is frustration. Perfection is unhappiness. Perfection is vulnerability. Perfection is a curse. Perfection only exists in imperfection… …in nature …and in maths.

Childhood

I just wish everyone knew that all children are born good. That all children are perfect and innocent and that they are hopelessly vulnerable in their unconditional devotion to their carers. That they are determined to love them at any cost because their lives literally depend on them. I wish all people knew the anxiety…

Purpose

Today’s daily prompt on WordPress is Purpose. I would like to share with you my beautiful teenager’s theory on Purpose. She thinks that the purpose of life for all (people and animals alike) is to achieve happiness and to avoid suffering. Sounds Buddhist doesn’t it? She thinks that every one of our actions can be…