Have you ever been in a situation that made you very angry or sad, while another person experiencing the same thing wasn't bothered at all? Sometimes it seems like we, or people around us, end up in the same situation over and over. Like we somehow attract the things we want the least! Most often … Continue reading Heaven on Earth
How challenging life can be sometimes, don't you think? There are moments when we feel like nothing is going right and we're wondering what the point is of it all. It can even get to the point where the pain is so unbearable that we don't want to stick around anymore. We just want to … Continue reading Stuck in a loop…
Well, think about your struggles and contemplate this for a minute... What would a flower seed become with only sunlight? Doesn't it also need rain to grow and flourish, and become the beautiful flower it's meant to be? Do you feel like your job drags you down and stresses you out, thinking “Is this really … Continue reading Life’s a b*tch and then you die..(?)
We're all like fearful children until we realize that home and security reside inside of us and have always done so. I've never met anybody who said they've never felt lonely, and I bet you have felt lonely too sometimes. Even if we have a family and lots of friends who love us we can … Continue reading Oh this persistent loneliness…
Have you heard about the "Chinese Restaurant Syndrome"? Well, I hadn't until one evening when I stumbled upon a TED talk (click the link below and check it out!). I certainly have that "syndrome"..! 😀 Every time I go to a restaurant my friends quickly choose what they want to eat. Me, I'd like to have … Continue reading Highly Sensitive..? What’s… oookay..!?
I woke up to my alarm one gray morning. With an aching in my head I struggled to get out of bed. The pain in my chest and throat had now become chronic and I was exhausted! I felt like there was nothing left in me to give. Tears came streaming down my face and … Continue reading Yes! I finally had a burnout..!
As I’m writing this blog post, the very first one in my life, I’m watching the green forests and the shimmering blue lakes of my beloved home, Sweden far down below me. The distance grows, and the memories of these past two years keep flashing before my inner eye. The embezzlement of my father’s … Continue reading The Journey Begins