An hour a day. That’s all I need.0

In just an hour a day, Henry Green achieved a great deal. He’s not very well-known to the general public. Among writers, it’s a different story: He’s been called not just a “writer’s writer”, but the “writer’s writer’s writer.”  V. S Pritchett called him “the most gifted prose writer of his generation.” W. H Auden […]

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The Meaning of Love0

Does love even have a ‘meaning’? I used to think it meant being attracted to someone or something. But then I learnt that it goes far beyond just attraction. “Love exists in things, it exists in plants, it exists in nature; not just in people and not just in romance.” -Mia Hansson, in a TEDx […]

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Thinking for you0

Thinking for you? What does that mean? Well, here’s a story for you: Sometime in the 50s or maybe it was the 60s of the previous century, a young woman was rummaging through the stocks of a second-hand book store. This young lady later became a famous Hollywood star and TV actress, but at that […]

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How to be happy: skills you can learn0

Image by Pezibear from Pixabay Do you know how to be happy? When I was younger I didn’t know how to be happy., I struggled a lot with my emotions. I was unhappy with myself—my size, my appearance, my character, my circumstances, with everything. I thought that if I was physically bigger I would be […]

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