Well, me too.

Where to start? For an issue that affects my friends, most women, and yes, men too, and myself, and inevitably my future children. We ask, why? Why it happens? Is it culture? Society? Objectification through the media and a lifelong “training”? It seems so deep, so complex, it is overwhelming. We are judged for not covering … [Read more…]

Kids Today…

Apparently kids today have it easy. That’s according to older generations of course. And if you ask the even older generation, the eldest, they’ll probably say that everyone who’s younger than them had it pretty easy too. And that is supposedly a problem. We work everyday to develop tools to make our lives easier. We … [Read more…]

Love is Love

We go out of our way to control. Our thoughts, our actions, our feelings… We don’t allow ourselves to get lost in our thoughts too long; we control our actions as to always do the right thing; and we don’t allow our emotions to take over our thoughts or our actions. But that isn’t enough. … [Read more…]

Someone Please Explain This

It was a beautiful afternoon. The sun, having reached its highest point for the day, had started its journey down. But it still felt awfully hot. And the water was so clear, so fresh, so perfect. Every lucky soul there was enjoying the breeze, a swim, maybe even a couple of cold drinks. One might … [Read more…]

She Apologized but you could not Forgive

She turned quickly. But you were walking absentmindedly. So she ran into you. Your worlds collided for a brief instant. She apologized. Then she apologized again. You stared. You hesitated between anger and indignation. A moment passed. But the look on your face stayed with me. I attempted to read your eyes and I waited. … [Read more…]