seems to be the hardest word”. There’s a song by Blue and Elton John with this title. It’s probably true and yet, why is sorry so difficult to say sometimes? Then again, why do some people seem to be apologizing all the time? Let’s dive right in. I’d like to share a personal perspective and […]

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The Golden/Platinum Rule

“Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.” Which is also known as the Golden Rule. Maybe you’ve heard about it, maybe not. Anyways, this seems like an interesting topic to talk about, so let’s proceed. The basic implications of this message (aka the law of reciprocity) could be better defined as […]

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Last Fragments of a Dilemma

Well, today was a big 360° turnaround from how events had been unfolding lately. I’ve been stuck in a dilemma, for the past week or so. Originally, I was supposed to start working a new job last week, but then this got postponed and I wasn’t sure what was going on, which probably affected me […]

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Spirituality 101

So many blogs I follow mention something along the lines of, “I’ve begun [or I’m on] my spiritual journey”. When I read this, I think to myself… “Well, that’s interesting and what the heck are you talking about?” Not to sound offensive, but if you’re on some spiritual quest, what is the destination? Aha, but […]

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The Versatile Blogger Award

I was nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award by Fauxcroft, which is quite humbling and flattering. Thank you very much! It really brought a smile to my face today. Rules: Show the award on your blog Thank the person that has nominated you Share 7 different facts about myself Nominate 10 – 15 blogs of your choice Link your […]

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A Collection of Poetry II

So, for my 30th post here, I’d like to publish a second set of 10 poems, written over the course of the past month or so. Usually, I just write poetry down in a separate journal, as they come flowing naturally from within to without. You may find the first set of poems here. Like the first time, […]

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Love, Fear and Machines

What a glorious age we live in, or is it actually so? By looking at the historical socio-economic development of mankind, we could safely say that we’re living in the digital-technological era. If you’re familiar with the IT world, you’ve probably heard of: Industry 4.0, the Internet of Things, Big Data, Big Dicks, Stream on […]

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