Category: Personal

Día tres

Pensaba en los ídolos que quedan. Solo el viejo Sabina, Serrat, Silvio. Duelen las imágenes del velorio de Diego. Me apura la tristeza, la mirada perdida. Hoy es un día más triste que ayer. Estamos hechos de fragilidades que tratamos de consolidar…

The Secret to Finding True Rest

While growing up, several members of my family would take a nap in the middle of the day. It was called a 'power nap' that would help you to be alert and focused for the rest of the day. …

Día dos

Se murió Maradona. Barrilete cósmico, pendenciero, contradictorio, humano, irreverente.…

Día uno

Escucharse. Respetar silencios. La palabra llegará. Es una cuestión de fe. Y si hay un espacio en donde hay fe, es en la escritura. «El resto viene solo», sostenía Chandler.…

Sudden free time

Earlier this year, I decided to pursue my dream of becoming a professional basketball player. It was not an easy decision, given the state of the world at the time. The pandemic brought uncertainty to everyone’s life, and all of a sudden, things…

Do You Lie To Yourself?

Photo: 'Autumn Landscape Wetlands Bridge' - Copyright 2020 Frank J Casella…

People Don't Like What I Say

In this digital age we have many choices from social media, to e-mail and mailing list, and even blogs, to write our thoughts. But the thing I often hear from people is they have fear of sharing their thoughts because people won't like what they…

Stepping out of the comfort zone

Vivaldi was a composer who lived in the 18th century. When he wrote “The four seasons”, I doubt he was inspired by Iceland - where it seems as if there is only one season, at least for everyone who has not been there. …