The Journey Begins

People say writing is easy. You sit on your ass and write about whatever stupid thing crosses your mind at the time and get paid for it. They laugh at me when I say I’m a writer. “Writing is not a real job”, they say, “find something meaningful to do with your life”. How wrong…

Cats are weird creatures

Question for cat owners: have you ever heard your cat growling like a dog? For a while now I noticed that one of my cats, Ginger, became very territorial. I think it started when other cats appeared on our property and she chased them away. Now, whenever she feels threatened or hears strange noises coming…

Happy Monday coffee☕

Today’s good mood is sponsored by coffee! I can give up on many things, but not coffee. On the days that I don’t want to do anything and I don’t feel like getting out of bed, when life looks grim and shit happens, coffee helps. Sometimes, at night, I can’t wait for morning to come…

October

The calendar we’re using today, the Gregorian calendar, is based on the ancient Roman calendar. The word “October”, the 10th month of the year, comes from the Latin “octo” which means eight. Confused? The original Roman calendar started in March, thus making October the eighth month. This lunar calendar had 12 months, but only 10…

31

Another year had passed and today’s my birthday again. I’m not sad or happy about it, but I can’t say that I’m not concerned about the passage of time ’cause, ya know, I’m not getting any younger. When I was younger I used to celebrate my birthdays with joy and parties, happily adding more years…

Having fun on Wednesday

Sometimes weeks get intensely busy and by the time it’s Wednesday, I already feel tired. Either my schedule is overflowing with tasks or I’m low on energy for various other reasons. Repeating the same things over and over again brings boredom and kills the motivation to do anything. Sometimes I move robotically, not even questioning…