The New Life – Days in Barcelona II

This is now my third week in Barcelona. Time is going with the wind. Everything still feels right and in place. I am getting up in the morning without worrying about the weather. Without the feeling of missing out on something by staying at home. It is a relief. I am taking each day as … Continue reading The New Life – Days in Barcelona II

The New Life – Before Barcelona

What happened that I came to Barcelona? As exciting as it sounds, I really didn't decide it overnight. It has been a long process of thinking, checking with myself and calculating whether and what is doable. My life in Munich was what many would consider perfect. I had a well-paid job, a nice apartment in a … Continue reading The New Life – Before Barcelona

Fear of Life by Alexander Lowen

"One day I read a book and my whole life was changed". This is what Orhan Pamuk writes in his book "The New Life".  That is a difficult book, it cost me a lot of time and energy to understand if I did at all...But. Recently, I read a book.  My whole life was changed. No. Just, … Continue reading Fear of Life by Alexander Lowen

Lollipop Moments

We have all changed someone’s life — usually without even realizing it Yet another great TED talk; this time it is about leadership. Most enthusiastically and entertainingly delivered by Drew Dudley. He tells us his story about changing a girl's life entirely without even having recognized it. Just through a simple lollipop. Much later he understands that  … Continue reading Lollipop Moments