6 Good Habits I Developed During the Lockdown (Apart from Washing My Hands All the Time)

Being in a lockdown means uneasiness, concerns, doubts, boredom, anger perhaps. But it also brings with it the opportunity to develop new habits, especially by correcting old ones. So, what habits am I talking about? The habit of keeping a journal I’ve been keeping a journal for many years now, but during the lockdown I … Continue reading 6 Good Habits I Developed During the Lockdown (Apart from Washing My Hands All the Time)

Picking Cherries

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It's that time of the year when the old cherry tree behind my house, older than the house, older than myself, awakes from its winter sleep and smiles a thousand cherry smiles. In autumn and winter, the cherry trees here look desolate. They forget their leaves and their branches look sad and forlorn. But come … Continue reading Picking Cherries

Why Blogging Stats Don’t Really Matter (Unless You’re Trying Very Hard to Sell Something)

old blue window with flowers

Your blog is a window into your life through which you can reach others. It doesn’t matter whether there’s a big crowd outside waving at you. It doesn’t matter whether they are telling their friends and neighbors how interesting your blog is. It doesn’t matter whether they clap like they clap for the doctors on … Continue reading Why Blogging Stats Don’t Really Matter (Unless You’re Trying Very Hard to Sell Something)