“Vanmorgen werd ik kwaad wakker. Nee, nee, de wereld bevalt me niks. De meeste mensen zijn dood zonder het te weten, of ze leven wel en bedotten de boel. En de liefde eist in plaats van te geven. En degene die van je houdt, wil dat je iets bent wat hij nodig heeft. Van liegen [...]
Ik sta hier voor het Anne Frank Huis in Amsterdam. Het is 29 December 2020. De stad was nog volledig op slot. Winkels dicht, cafés en restaurants gesloten. Een ongekende sfeer waaide rond door deze geliefde stad. Samen met mijn zus en nichtje struinde ik door de rustige straten. Het voelde niet leeg, eerder ingetogen, [...]
Sometimes you just need that feeling of support from those around you and those who believe in you. That what you do, makes sense. That what you do, is appreciated. Last Monday I couldn’t travel to France as I felt ill. Headache, raw throat, feeling cold, having my period and feeling incredibly tired. I decided [...]
The comforting and powerful words of spiritual teacher, Mooji, feel like warm sunbeams touching my skin. They bring consolation and softness to my room. It’s always a pleasure to listen to Mooji’s calm voice and to look into his brown, friendly eyes. Restlessness slowly softens and disappears to the background as I listen to this heartfelt talk.
Using their fame to tell the world an important message. Quite some famous actors and actresses are doing it. Leonardo DiCaprio, who is also known as an environmentalist, used his moment when he received an Oscar for Best Actor in 2016 to say climate change is happening now. Angelina Jolie, who defends human rights and [...]
It’s Friday and twelve days of the new year have almost passed. 2018 is still fresh, young and hopeful. I’ve read quite some posts from people on Instagram, some of them just random strangers, people from all over the world, telling how they feel about 2017 and what their intentions are for this new year [...]