Loving in Context

Loving in Context

I watched this movie recently called Arrival. In short, aliens come to earth to gift us a Universal Language. It was interesting how people communicate through different means and methods when trying to understand one another and when trying to make oneself understood. But it seems we really won't learn effective communication until we really listen [...]

A Poem About My Misery

Working on the Sistine Chapel was so unpleasant that Michelangelo wrote a poem about his misery. In 1509, an increasingly uncomfortable Michelangelo described the physical strain of the Sistine Chapel project to his friend Giovanni da Pistoia. “I’ve already grown a goiter from this torture,” he wrote in a poem that was surely somewhat tongue-in-cheek. [...]


"Would you get a tattoo?" I don't know why so many people are asking me this question recently. Before I answer I'll just leave a disclaimer here that: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of whoever thinks they're important enough to impose [...]