I tend to do one week mountain treks every summer with friends. Mountain huts in Bulgaria are not the most pleasant places. They are often old, dirty and under maintained. But they are placed on unique places in the nature. Combine that with good company and misery and dirt are not that noticeable.
A wise man once said “Live as this is your last day”. I think that having this thought every now and then has profound effect on our poor souls. Thinking about THE END is a painful exercise. I think, though, it is necessary to think about death so that we live a better life.
Since I became a parent, I started to pay a lot of attention to how people treat kids. I don’t like what I see. The general trend is to suffocate the energy of kids under the disguise of protection. Or sometimes it is just being lazy. Click bite excerpt, let’s see what I mean.