Time Travel

Time Travel

Alarm at 3:30am. Tuk Tuk pick up at 4:30am. It's dark outside, the air is cool and breezy on the ride to the ticket office. Every day, hundreds of people get up really early and then all meet up at the Angkor Wat ticket office. From there everyone gets on the Tuk Tuk...

Teaching but no Touching

Teaching but no Touching

Leadership and Character Development Institute. That's where I am at the moment, volunteering for two weeks. 80% of the students think that's a "sort time". I guess it is. At the moment, I'm quite glad that I'm not staying longer than that, though. It's so damn...

Sweat Shower

Sweat Shower

Phew, first day. Felt very long, but so beautiful and interesting. And yummy. A lot of walking, a lot of sweating, a lot of being scared of dying when crossing the road (now, after this day, I'm pretty chill about it), a lot of bananas. I was thinking of not...

Lieblingsplatz.

Lieblingsplatz.

Ein Himmel aus Honig über der Stadt. Waldhonig tropft von den Baumkronen auf die Wiese. Aus Gold gesponnene Wolken schweben über Stadt und Wald. Die goldene Honigsonne sinkt langsam und verschwindet hinter den Bergen. Die Gräser haben immer noch ein leichtes...

Waiting for the Here and Now

Waiting for the Here and Now

I noticed, a huge amount of time in our lives, we just spend waiting. Sure, we don’t just sit somewhere and do nothing, waiting for this one thing we long for to happen. That might even be better because we’d actually realize how often we’re only filling time or...

How Leaving transforms Living

When people realize they’ll soon be dead, their priorities in life change. We’ve seen that in tons of movies. Suddenly, they want to do all the things they’ve been wishing to do their whole life. And they realize which people they really want to spend time with. The...