Outside

Sunset over the city’s spectacle​

A city is loud, fast, colorful, flashy, and intense - as so many things happen simultaneously ...

A summer day in Amsterdam

While walking down the city's streets on a splendid summer day in Amsterdam the well-balanced atmosphere feels fantastic.

Castles in the air

It is tempting to dream about castles in the air but it might be way more rewarding to pass the rocky way and realize them.

Excessive demands

Sometimes everything piles up on top of each other. Excessive demands make life pretty difficult ...

The unknown

When the unknown finds its way into life, it often causes bright sparkles to flash their light. Yet not everything that glitte

Smooth transition

When setting different goals, you enter the road of transition. By doing so, you will come to the point ...

The course of time

Time is an elementary tool of life and sometimes it changes the perspective you have on events.

Comfort space

Personal comfort space is always hard-fought and yet essential. Hence, one should not neglect but mind it.

The difficulties

For a while now, things got mixed up which causes crucial parts to be on hold. Yet, there is land in sight ...

The big picture

In the rush of everyday life, it is the big picture that guides the way. But at times a good eye for detail can change it for

Worlds far away

Worlds far away often seem attractive when things become serious, yet the limited focus and a lack ...

Common goals

In their nuances and subtleties, all somehow vary from one another. But when longing for common goals, things can change ...

The play of life’s colors

With different looks, perceptions, and charisma, we all rump around in this playground called earth ...

Breathing space of norms

Expectations and norms shape everyday life, and though they are essential for coexistence, they are sometimes also in need of

The turning point

Finding your place is a tough task in life. However, waiting for the turning point might not provide a good ...

Walking to vastness

The path of life becomes very narrow at times. Yet, focussing on the path's vastness can help to overcome its obstacles.

A little contrast

No matter how much you try to obtain variety and diversity in life. Yet, adding a little more contrast may create a whole new

Being disconnected

Though humans are no hermits, spending time with oneself is important. Therefore it is crucial to be disconnected once in a wh

Carefree land

As the last obligation of this day has been fulfilled, the hour is finally striking. Finally, I go travel to "carefree land" .

The crowd

There is a constant urge to stand out from the crowd. However, it is often forgotten that real love does not depend on appeara

Amidst greenery

Currently, there is not too much room to experience and therefore many find themselves amidst greenery ...

Tunnel vision

Some stories cause thoughts to follow a tunnel vision but this is not always helpful ...

Daily grind

In the daily grind, processes and structures frequently look alike, yet it might be worth sometimes leave the comfort zone ...

Sparkles

As the warmth hits the skin the eyes process the moment's beauty - sparkles of what lies ahead shortly ...

A venture

Sometimes you have to set out on a path even under adverse conditions and such a venture often becomes an adventure ...

Joy

At times, keeping cool is hard. Yet, memorable moments of joy are always crossing ways ...

A trip to memories

Various thoughts are constantly in our heads. Yet, some of them invite to a trip to memories ...

Resilience

These days it is easy to bust one's head in the sand. Yet working on patience and resilience might have a brighter outcome.

Thoughts

Taking a time off from unpleasant thoughts is a difficult task but short breaks allow ...

Loosing shelter

Finding a shelter to stay in serves elementary needs, but nowadays, one is often obliged to try one's luck elsewhere

Proportion

Recently, many aspects of life got mixed up. In this mess, the proportions of relevance reinvent themselves with surprises ...

The solitude of one’s home

These days, many got used to the solitude of one's home. However, it is possible to brighten up this monotone standstill

The giver

Taking is an easy thing but in the circle of life, everybody becomes a giver at one point...

As time goes by

Time can take on unimagined proportions when waiting. But being patient is a difficult challenge...

Finding a home

Finding a home is an elementary part of life. Yet, it is one of the hardest things to achieve ...

Limited options

At times, where are forced to make decisions, and this often implies limited options

The attempt of planning

This year is different for everybody. While plans changed, reality shifted, and almost nothing is the same now ...

Ideas

When thoughts turn into ideas, it is a difficult path to implement them. Yet if one achieves this goal, one will be richly rew

The brighter side

These days, it can be a challenge to stay committed to yourself as the others frequently seem to live on the brighter side ...

Boundaries

After some time, it becomes clear, what we should really think about those who enter our lives but

Being tall yet feeling small

Now and then the inner critical voice makes itself being heard. It presents the bigger, better, and sort of more that makes on

Like a hot summer day

When the sun burns down on the earth, it forces everything else to adapt.

Finding shelter

Everybody experiences overwhelming events. In these moments, finding shelter provides a tool ...

Transformation

Existence subsists on constant transformation and over time, this development causes the old to become too small ...

Wave of time

It is a difficult task to find a suitable lane when riding on the wave of time because it turns out harder to really find ...

The joy of living together

Diversity is what we have in common, and though we admire it one the one hand, it also causes living together to be a noble ar

The storm’s laws

Life comes and goes in waves, and so the highs are followed by downs. Though they might appear very threatening ...

The obligation of growth

Modern understanding of progress equates the obligation of growth. But this fast ride is dangerous ...

Looking up from the ground

We are looking up to our surroundings and strive to meet expectations. But trying to accomplish something you don't believe ..

Wherever I go

Eyes that no longer wander lose their broad perspective. Though, the temptation of change is always present wherever I go.

Connection

Why do you do what you do in life - an interesting question to think about! Shimi shares what Yoga means to her ...

Noise

It is quite loud these days. But how can we make sure that we do not drown in the overflow of noise?

Lost control

These days the world of humans is tenser than ever. Feeling overstrained by the lost control, we desperately to look for any l

Value

Everybody carries a bag of experiences in life. While it fills itself with endless stories, could it be that we tend to sell i

On the road

When we decide to go on the road, we have a vision of what will happen. But is it really us who decides where we're going next

Change

When life transforms, it is easy to get lost in thoughts but we need to find the courage becoming our own master

Decision

Making a decision is a tough thing! Everything is possible but nothing is necessary for the possibilities and impressions life

Imbalance

I felt incredible when I remembered the sacred moments that gave me wings to fly on the tender clouds of euphoria. Soon, I rea

Memories

A story of 5 minutes of Memories: For just a few moments, I give myself up to this pureness: The radiant glow of colors, the f

Expectation

Having expectations is a tricky thing! Most of the time, we act as we expect with results that are never sufficient enough.

Vibrancy

Life is moving and full of vibrancy - there is no forever! We hit the hay if we suspect it will make an exception for us ...

Strength

We often feel superior with all of our strength. Actually, we're depending on the grace of the others. When normality becomes

Contemplation

Often, we believe that our contemplation is the genuine truth. But the depiction always depends on the point of view. Find our

Loyalty

We are not designed to live as a hermit. And therefore, we depend on the loyalty of those that surround us. But what if we are

Viewpoint

We are in the misery of making free choices. But our viewpoint is crucial for the outcome. Questioning it, might bring amazing

Obstacles

It is the obstacles in our lives, that show us what we still need to learn. They teach us to surpass the limitations we attrib

Cover

We are masters in hiding the truth until the rug is pulled out from under our feed. But if we maintain the base of our cover,

Mirage

It can be hard to change reality, but it might be little escapes from this mirage that enables us to bear with the stories hid

Time

Events might be forgotten over time but they still shape what they surround.

Enticement

Yielding to the temptation of devotion might save us from the trap waiting behind the attractive camouflage. Enticement's spar

Overload

In modern times, humans often suffer from overload. Taking some time off might help us get on track again.

Nur Liebesbriefe – a love letter

Modern media tremendously simplifies our life but the experience of opening an envelope sent with love is irreplaceable.

Comeback

The marvel of life persists of the fact that eventually there is a chance of making wasteland seminal again.

Breeze

Every aspect of being is part of a tightly knitted network which determines how we live.

Intervention

The natural order of things is convincing, the intervention of the human species does not always provide us with a logical out

Resistant

All of us are affected by the things thwarted on our way, but the art lies in ...

Craving

Restraint appears to be one's good virtue, but the little stinker named greediness blazes the trail.

Hope

There might be no other reason than the silent hope for a brighter future to continue life even in the darkest times.

Deception

We often let us guide by fear. But this can mislead us, and it takes a while until we then can realize that we fell victim to

When reason can’t win

Mind and heart form an exciting but complicated co-existence but the truth is ...

Prized possession

We are hoarding our private treasures in our private spaces so they can silently get dusty in private ...

Broaden one’s mind

The beauty of humans lies in the diversity - wiping out the colors of life, there will be nothing left but a deep hole of dark

Pride

Living without obligations is not enough in today's world. We need to accomplish something somewhere all the time ...

Disconnected

There might come a point in life where there is simply nothing left to say ...

The other side

There are places which polarize with their catchy look and static design .

Walls

We need to develop separation in our heads before we can implement it in real life.

Possibilities

We are surrounded by endless opportunities offering an unsure outcome.

Shelter

Settling promotes a feeling of security - we annex and decorate a place to find shelter, to make us feel comfortable and ...

Making progress

Progress equals change and changes demand to give up a cozy seat. When we alter, we shift away from the known...

Overload

The modern human's affection of contemporary life.

Big city life

This contemporary catalyst for seeming progress grows endlessly within an endless space.

Facade

We want to differentiate what we think is achievable - the "ideal life."

Communication

Ways to communicate.

Visions

We can only disprove the impossible if we make the effort to overcome the fears of failure.

Escape

When there is no escape.

The weaker self

There lives a little nasty monster on our backs. It is sneaky, artful and convincing.

Trapped

We are trapped in what we call reality and miss a huge playground ...

Sophistication

When simplicity generates sophistication.

Frames

Breaking through our painstakingly built frames.

Understood

"Perhaps one did not want to be loved so much but to be understood."