This is what someone said to recently. She paused for a second after "but", which gave me the opportunity to analyze the situation and write a blog about ( the latter is not entirely true 😉 ). I hate when people say this. They are apologizing in advance for an insult they're going to make.… Continue reading “I’m not trying to be rude, but .. ..”
"I have 600 social media contacts (and you don't even have friends)". "The manager only trusted me with this project (so go back to your non-important work)". "I had 10 bed partners already by the age of 15 (and you're still waiting for the "right one at the age 24)". "That guy at the bar… Continue reading Story behind the design: Unimpressed Jelly
I overheard a conversation where two people were discussing what's worse, mental or physical illness. "Mental illness, depression, OCD, biopolar, autism, anxiety, whatever people call it these days. It's all a bit exaggeration.", person stated firmly, "Get up that chair, do some exercise, drink a beer, meet some people!". The other nodded, nervously. In a… Continue reading Mental vs. physical illness
Last night I woke up sweating from a bad dream. A colleague tried to murder me with a screw driver. People say every dream has a meaning. I searched up what dreaming about murder means on dreamscloud: Your unconscious is trying to kill off an unpleasant or unneeded aspect of yourself; Releasing repressed rage or… Continue reading How much do dreams affect you?
As I have confirmed before, "what ever you are doing, you're doing it wrong". If you are not trying to do good at school, you are ruining your changes for an easier future. If you are doing good at school, there is a high possibility you will be bullied. Smart people are often portrayed with… Continue reading Remember when you called us nerds?
It was raining quite heavily when I drove to work this morning. What else to listen to than REM - Shiny Happy People . I actually looked up the meaning of the song and saw two interpretations. It's a children's song - Hmmm, REM for children? It's sarcasm towards people who show fake happiness all the… Continue reading Shiny Happy People
"Objects in mirror are closer than they might appear". I know this. Yet, parking my car makes me very frustrated and nervous. Yesterday, it took me 15 minutes to properly park my car. A man walking his dog even stood still and for some time, laughing and watching me struggle. The pressure! I didn't dare… Continue reading Does a mirror really reflects reality?