THE LONGEST ROAD

Choose the longest path

The longest road is the one that most do not want to undertake, often the most difficult, the most tedious and less attractive. In this day and age when everything is fast, efficient and everybody is trying to do more with less, the shortest way is premium. More than frequently what […]

THE PHILOSOPHY OF EFFORT

 

Forget any master plan that they try to sell you to get rich overnight and, of course, stay away from the promise of get-rich-quick schemes. Given all the odds, not even buying lotto tickets seems worth it. Statistically, the odds of getting struck by lightning are higher than those of winning the lottery. The […]

BOOK: HEART OF DARKNESS (1899)

Deep into the beast . . .

 

How much literature can someone cover in a lifetime? How many books can be read in a month, in a year? Will it ever be enough time . . . probably not. I remember reading Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad, and how it attracted me and […]

5 + 5: 10 WAYS TO SAVE, PART 2

KEEP SAVING!

 

Today we talk about the “small”, often ignored, expenses and purchases because they seem minor. We tend to forget about their long-term impact, but it all adds up (and it all takes a toll). So today I will tell you strategies I use to cut my recurring expenses, the areas in which […]

5 + 5: 10 WAYS TO SAVE, PART 1

GET SAVING!

 

How to start saving? Where can you cut unnecessary spending? We all like to save a little money here and there and put it to use for other purposes. Maybe you want to invest for your dreamt RETIREMENT, or pay down debt that worries you so much, or save for a project […]

FILM: MUSTANG (2015)

No spoiler, I promise . . . it has nothing to do with the car

 

Film is central to my life, stories visually narrated and their aesthetics fill a void in me, a part of me would be less enlightened if you took movies away from me. I think some films go well […]

A SIMPLE LIFE

A SIMPLE LIFE

I carry a simple life, I do not need expensive thrills and I try to enjoy every moment of the day, no more but no less. My logic is as follows: if I am able to live with very little, every time I have, I receive or I experiment something extra is […]

ABOUT

I will tell you three things about me, two of which are true, and one is false (oops!). You have to decide which is which; use your intuition and CONTACT me if you want to know more about me and my philosophy of life:

A— I have circumnavigated the globe once. […]