Life is more mystery than misery

(or at least, that's what I like to think)

3 Daily Habits That Will Make Your (Writer’s) Life Better

Hi there! Since it is the beginning of a new year and so many people is talking about resolutions, I thought I would share three habits or routines I’ve incorporated … Continue reading

January 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Neil Strauss And Tim Ferriss Talk about Writing and Creativity on CREATIVELIVE

I recently watched this interesting interview in which Tim Ferriss and best selling author Neil Strauss talk about their writing  and creative processes. It’s a quite funny, entertaining and informative … Continue reading

June 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

About beauty perception

Yes, I’m pretty skeptical about advertising ( who wouldn’t be, in the world we live), but I found this Dove campaign beautifully executed, and that’s the reason I would like … Continue reading

June 5, 2013 · 1 Comment

Craigslist Joe, or relaying on people’s kindness

Living off craigslist and relaying on the kindness of strangers. No money, no contacts, just an empty phone, a laptop and a little faith to solely live off craigslist for … Continue reading

March 1, 2013 · 1 Comment

2 inspirational things for tuesday

This short and effective video from to.fu. 29 WAYS TO STAY CREATIVE from TO-FU on Vimeo. This cool australian magazine.

February 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

3 nice things for Monday

1. This abandoned Men’s Club renovated into a Home. You can find more info in this article by Rebecca Flint Marx in the The New York Times, and in this … Continue reading

February 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

The scared is scared

This one is quite inspiring. The Scared is scared from Bianca Giaever on Vimeo.

February 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Selby is in your place

I’ve been waiting to put my hands in this book for a long time now, and somebody pretty special to me was kind enough to give it to me recently … Continue reading

August 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

Daily Quote

“Spring has returned.  The Earth is like a child that knows poems.” -Rainer Maria Rilke-

March 21, 2011 · Leave a comment

Tools of Change: The Publishing Pie by Margaret Atwood

That ‘s an interesting approach from a wonderful woman and author about the changes in the publishing industry.  Funny, charming and intelligent! Enjoy!

February 24, 2011 · Leave a comment

Daily Quote

“Anything one man can imagine, other men can make real” Jules Verne

February 8, 2011 · Leave a comment

Daily Quote

“The most serious charge which can be brought against New England is not Puritanism but February.” Joseph Wood Krutch

February 3, 2011 · Leave a comment

Daily quote

  “God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.” [ Rectorial address, May 3, 1922, St. Andrew’s University, Scotland] -James Matthew Barrie-

December 13, 2010 · Leave a comment

Daily Quote

“Since golden October declined into sombre November / And the apples were gathered and stored, and the land became brown sharp points of death in a waste of water and … Continue reading

November 30, 2010 · Leave a comment

Pippi Langstrum is today 65 years old

This amazing literary character is today 65 years old, since Astrid Lindgren created her in 1945 for a short story in order to entertein her ill daughter. After presenting it … Continue reading

November 26, 2010 · Leave a comment

Daily Quote

You say grace before meals.  All right.  But I say grace before the concert and the opera, and grace before the play and pantomime, and grace before I open a … Continue reading

November 26, 2010 · Leave a comment

Daily Quote

“Bittersweet October.  The mellow, messy, leaf-kicking, perfect pause between the opposing miseries ( or should we say mysteries) of summer and winter.· ~Carol Bishop Hipps

October 8, 2010 · Leave a comment

Daily Quote

“Time is free, but it’s priceless. You can’t own it, but you can use it. You can’t keep it, but you can spend it. Once you’ve lost it you can … Continue reading

March 30, 2010 · Leave a comment

Daily Quote

“The only words that ever satisfied me as describing Nature are the terms used in fairy books, charm, spell, enchantment. They express the arbitrariness of the fact and its mystery.” … Continue reading

December 16, 2009 · 2 Comments

Daily Quote

I sometimes think we expect too much of Christmas Day. We try to crowd into it the long arrears of kindliness and humanity of the whole year. As for me, … Continue reading

December 2, 2009 · Leave a comment

Daily Quote

“The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious.” -Albert Einstein-

November 23, 2009 · Leave a comment

Daily Quote

I would hurl words into this darkness and wait for an echo, and if an echo sounded, no matter how faintly, I would send other words to tell, to march, … Continue reading

November 18, 2009 · Leave a comment

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I love words when rightfully used. I think literature make us better. I love writing and reading and this is all this blog is about, since I thought it would be a cool way to share. I really hope you enjoy it!

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