Types of blog I love

In my last post, I answered two of the main questions I’m asked about blogging: why do you blog? Is it not too personal? As I promised there, here I would like to list some topics I like to read about in other blogs. I’m not going to list specific blogs, but rather summarise on…

“Why do you blog?”

A couple of people recently came to me with the same questions: “Why do you blog? Is it not too personal?” I started thinking about the reasons why I write and share some of my personal experiences and thoughts and feelings both with people I know and also with a huge potential number of complete…

Priorities

A while ago, Mr J gave me the little bottle in the picture. He had found it by the sea, and he was sure it was a very old ink bottle. I thought it could be anything, and also very new, since the sea makes everything look old so easily. But no, it was certainly…

My Word of my year

In the last few years, around December or January, everyone seems to start looking for their own word of the year. This key word states the main new year’s goal, which is usually an attitude, a feeling, or a habit. I even heard about different methods and tests to find your word, and sometimes this…

Christmas letters

This year I have sent Christmas greeting cards to my friends in Latina. I had never done that before, but stumbling in Christmas cards in any corner of any shop in town, quite affected me. The fact that I won’t be back home this year, gave me one more excuse to do it. But I…

BEFORE I DIE …

In a street close to my house there is this interesting wall, where everyone can share his own thoughts: The question is: What do you want to do before you die? Reading the answers is always interesting and fun. The wall gets cleaned regularly, but in a few hours gets filled with new words. For…