How to stop procrastinating

How to stop procrastinating

Today I spoke to a client and the conversation was about procrastination. She told me she has a strong tendency to avoid conflict and difficult tasks. When asked how she was doing, she told me she felt overwhelmed. She was doing two courses simultaneously and all the...
Practice does not make perfect

Practice does not make perfect

Yesterday I made vegan sushi for the third time. The first time, the sushi looked like seaweed and debris that had washed up on the shore. The second time it resembled sushi, but as if the sushi delivery guy had been in a car accident. This time it looked very decent,...
How to change a person

How to change a person

There will always be plenty of situations and persons that annoy you or that you would like to change; “He should behave like this”, “She should do that”, “Things are supposed to go like this or that”, “People should do it my way….” However, you cannot change another...
Life is supposed to be like a rollercoaster

Life is supposed to be like a rollercoaster

Life is like a rollercoaster. You experience ups and downs. Sometimes you rise and sometimes you fall. During the ride there is fear and there is relief. There is pleasure and pain. It was December 2011, one of the wettest Decembers since 1906. January had a lot of...
What a magnificent show again!

What a magnificent show again!

8 pm. I’m sitting at my dinner table with a cup of the and a good book. The big sliding doors of the balcony are opened to let some fresh air in the apartment. It has been a warm day; 28 degrees (82 degrees Fahrenheit). I’m reading a book and now and then I stop to...