Little things

We tend to qualify that big is better, but the more we have the more miserable we feel and the more we expect. There is a saying: “God is in the details” meaning that every little thing we may take for granted is planned to reach perfection. Every element that composes the whole is justContinue reading “Little things”

Horror vacui

Life is filled with richness and filled with beings. Everything has rules and plans and meaning that we discover each day. In nature there is also a void; things we can’t explain or that don’t have meaning. Then we realize that we don’t like those things because of the lack everything. Emptiness is always lurking around. PhilosophyContinue reading “Horror vacui”

Ready player one

What would happen if we all could get what we want? To be whoever we want to be? And become a great warrior or singer or have the perfect body? Wouldn’t that be great in real life? Spilberg shows us the main problem of virtual reality: it is not enough to live in a virtualContinue reading “Ready player one”

You are worth it

Sometimes in life we feel like there is nothing else to fight for, that we are wasting time, that we don’t deserve what we have or we don’t value who we are. The world is collapsing around us, people are fighting wars, poverty and sickness, and we are still here without those problems. Our mainContinue reading “You are worth it”

Are you happy? You want to be?

When we think about happiness, we tend to think that it is a long journey to finally be there. Others may say “happiness is not a destination but a journey”, “a state of mind”, etc. There are many sayings; most of them pretend to give us an answer but it only lasts for a time. IfContinue reading “Are you happy? You want to be?”

The promise

I should like to see any power of the world destroy this race, this small tribe of unimportant people, whose wars have all been fought and lost, whose structures have crumbled, literature is unread, music is unheard, and prayers are no more answered. Go ahead, destroy Armenia. See if you can do it. Send themContinue reading “The promise”

Why me?

The recent disasters we have to bear have made us wonder what we did to deserve such things. Anger, frustration, sorrow, or pain rise from the impotence of wanting to make things better, of changing the last moments before everything happened, of having wasted so much time and not appreciating what we have. All thoseContinue reading “Why me?”

Pride and prejudice

“It is particularly incumbent on those who never change their opinion, to be secure of judging properly at first.” ― Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice The Benett house has five girls, each of them shows a strong personality prone to music, arts, money, reading, dancing, etc. all of them waiting to be married. “I have been aContinue reading “Pride and prejudice”

Please, fail

We live in a world where people think that being happy is to get everything right. I’ll explain, we believe that being happy or having a fulfilled life is to be succesful, getting everything you have worked for, so young people and the next generation have a lot to bear, not only to be happy,Continue reading “Please, fail”