Nine Reasons Why You Should Read Poetry More Often – Part 2

Learning new languages opens new horizons “But I don’t understand poetry”, someone once said to me. Of course, you don’t understand it. If I spoke to you in German, would you understand me? You would, but only if you spoke the language. If you don’t understand poetry, it means that you don’t speak the language […]

Nine Reasons Why You Should Read Poetry More Often – Part 1

Of course this is not an article written for poets by a poet. The poets already know the reasons why they read poetry. And even if they don’t know the reasons, al least they read it and that‘s all it matters.  This article is written by someone who loves poetry and, looking back at the […]

Breaking the bubblegum

What comes to your mind when you hear the word bubble gum? Does it bring you back to your childhood? Does it remind you of a child, a girl with braids may be, chewing a bubble gum gaily, just before blowing a huge bubble, which will break noisily covering her face and nose with bubble […]

How to conquer creativity

Many people identify the concept of “creativity” with the arts and the artists. However, creativity relates to life itself and thus relates to everyone. Even though there are no recipes about how to conquer it, there are ways to get closer to what I like calling “creative worldview” or “creative way of encountering life”. In […]