Modern terms for old habits

Modern terms for old habits

For some time now, terms have been coined on the web to describe certain attitudes that seem to be gaining ground. These attitudes on some sites are defined as trendy but they are not new behaviors. Technology allows us to communicate at great distance but inevitably sometimes it happens that it takes us away from the awareness that there is a human being on the other side. For this reason, … Read more

BODY SHAMING, an endless practice

BODY SHAMING, an endless practice

What can I say my friends, it happened again and apparently, the total impunity towards this practice pushes the most stupid to express their unsolicited opinion making life impossible for others. What is BODY SHAMING? BODY SHAMING is an English term for the hateful and very popular practice of insulting someone because of their physical appearance. You can be insulted in a more or less veiled. You can undergo appreciation … Read more

Origin English Flag

Origin English Flag

Not everyone knows that the cross of St George, which even today identifies England throughout the world, was not invented on the island of tea (it did not originate there either), but rather on a peninsula: Italy. Speech from Shakespeare’s Henry V ‘Once more unto the breach, dear friends’, ending with the battle cry, ‘God for Harry! England and St George!” A little history on St George’s cross Legend has … Read more

The value of respect in my opinion

The value of respect in my opinion

While it may seem fairly simple to define what respect means, it really isn’t. This consideration is due to the fact that I realized that many people think they know what respect is but I got the very impression that they do not. I am also quite convinced that you agree with me because you too are convinced that you know what respect is and that this is less and … Read more

My brief reflection on life

My brief reflection on life

You never stop learning in life even though eventually people have a tendency to always fall back on the same mistakes. The experience needed to understand this gift is certainly so immense that without a shadow of a doubt, I am sinning in arrogance just thinking about writing this article. In the short time I have been on this earth, it has quickly become clear to me that humanity can … Read more

Pathological depressive disorder

Pathological depressive disorder

When talking about depression in the psychiatric field, it would be more correct to call it a depressive disorder. Etymologically speaking, the word depress describes the action of bringing something down to a lower level. It is synonymous with humiliation, despondency and the like. What is depression Depression is a real psychiatric illness that should not be taken lightly because it is far from rare and the consequences are both … Read more

Be the change you want to see happen in the world

Be the change you want to see happen in the world

We are often trapped in the awareness of ourselves as the only central point in the universe. Although self-improvement as an individual is a necessary prerequisite, according to this phrase attributed to Mahatma Gandhi, it is not enough. Be the change you want to see happen in the world. We are called upon to see ourselves no longer as self-centred beings but as part of a species that has the … Read more

The village idiot, a story with a moral

The village idiot, a story with a moral

In every village or small town, there is always one person who is singled out by others as the village idiot. This figure has become exemplary and rhetorical. Particularly in the country where I live, one can hardly come across anyone who has not called someone else a village idiot. I am therefore going to tell you in my own way about a popular legend whose true origin we do … Read more

The seven vices or deadly sins - a reflection

The seven vices or deadly sins – a reflection

It occurred to me to write this reflection because a short time ago, I learned of the existence in my country of the national day dedicated to Dante Alighieri. He was an Italian writer, poet and politician who was born in Florence in 1265 and died in Ravenna in September 1321. Among his works, I have always been struck by the part of the Divine Comedy that describes the seven … Read more

Memories of youth, paranormal, sรฉances, strange stories

Memories of youth, paranormal, sรฉances, strange stories

Memories of youth, the paranormal, sรฉances, strange stories. With this jumble of words I want to introduce you to some of my memories which, who knows why, have come back to me today and from one of them others have come and then others again, in an avalanche. The first memory that came to mind was many years ago, when I was a young girl, 15-16 years old or so. … Read more

The power of True Love

The power of True Love

There almost always comes a time in life when one wonders about the true meaning of true love. The answer to the questions that come to mind with age is not the easiest. There are those who define love according to a simple evolutionary theory and those who instead invest this feeling with a purely spiritual and transcendental meaning. Those who support the first hypothesis are usually convinced that love … Read more