Toxic comes in fives

Theory has it that we attract into our lives people “matching” our subconscious, unhealed wounds and that those who are more susceptible to socializing with negative types of people have usually weak or no boundaries, are codependents or empaths. I certainly don’t imply having any scientific background on this subject, simply my own personal experiences … More Toxic comes in fives

~ To “hero” or to “anti-hero”… that is the question ~

Now don’t get me wrong. In my novels I’ve had stormy characters of the anti-hero clan come in their flawed, scarred armour and battle-worn wit and rescue me from the multi-headed Hydra of “The Writer’s Block”, so my point could never be against them. For better or for worse, both readers and writers tend to … More ~ To “hero” or to “anti-hero”… that is the question ~

The Door

Hey everyone ~ After venturing from novel writing into short story/ flash fiction waters as well, I check in to upload my latest one, kindly published by “121 Words” ~ Open The Door and like/share is of course most welcome!    

“What’s in a name?” ~ 2 + 3 editing tips from and for a multi-tasking writer

‘Rain and tears are the same’, sing the Aphrodite’s Child in a popular tune of theirs ~ Well, during the past year I have been gearing up to wrap up the English translation of my novel, which is already published in my native language. Having studied English simultaneously with my native language since first grade … More “What’s in a name?” ~ 2 + 3 editing tips from and for a multi-tasking writer

Revisiting your Root

And think of ‘root’ as an umbrella term, whether you choose to call it ‘root chakra’ or simply your base, your grounding potential. Plus I say ‘revisiting’ because, although the root chakra might be the hardest one to keep open and healthy, we never really drift away from it. That is a comforting thought to … More Revisiting your Root

Number Nine

I stood frozen, files scattered on the court’s yard. “Number nine!” The judge was calling out my case number. And I was stuck thinking, what were the odds the folder straps would snap the exact moment my nerves were also about to? 156 pages of corporate law pleadings and an overdue bill soaking in the … More Number Nine

Arc to ‘ego’, then speed on to ‘shadow’

Throughout our journey towards awakening and better understanding our true selves, we come across tons of information. And it ultimately comes down to what out of all this information really resonates with us at each particular phase of our lives. In this context, I have recently been pondering on the way some articles on awakening … More Arc to ‘ego’, then speed on to ‘shadow’