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Warsaw / FAMILY

A bit of a late post, as it’s always hard to write about personal things that aren’t all happy and easy. Plus, it’s tricky to keep things from turning into a babbling journal – not sure where to find a happy medium. 1,894 more words

Poland

Story of My Life (day 7) Part 1

It is all in our head. 

The above-written phrase actually got proven today in the evening. I wanna take some time in writing this blog. A lot has been going on in my mind lately. 1,076 more words

Deep Thoughts

Swabbing Filthy Surfaces for Tomorrow's Cures

I don’t know about you, but the last two winters where I live have been plagued by extreme flu seasons, with scores of friends and coworkers complaining about getting sicker than they had in ages. 412 more words

Longreads

Contemplations on a Pasta Sauce

“Wow, you chopped the onions very fine, I use the chopper when I want the pieces really small”, commented a family friend. Truth be told, The onions weren’t that fine if you ask me. 1,267 more words

Eating in Vietnam. Also, a Travel Companion.

“Vietnamese food must always have balance. There is bitterness, there is sourness, there is the pain from heat, but there is also sweet. This is the goal of Vietnamese food: to have all the emotions of life in one bite.” Antonio Perez describes his culinary adventures in Vietnam with vivid, sensory details.

Essay

Catwalk Empire

My heart sank, as it always did around great beauty. Chloe Hellmann was without doubt the most beautiful woman I had ever seen. For the last 15 years there would have been security guards preventing me from getting within 100 feet of her. 38 more words

Stories