My mind, my thoughts, my words

Even athletes get photoshopped :/

By coincidence, I came across the same photo of an athlete on two different websites. Why would you photoshop the body of an athlete? Even at 50-something, Freya Hoffmeister looks fab, unphotoshopped. … Continue reading

04/10/2016 · Leave a comment

Body-mind problem

When talking about the body, a never-ending debate comes to mind: the mind-body problem. According to some, the body is physical and cannot explain consciousness, which is something inaccessible to … Continue reading

16/07/2015 · Leave a comment

adults bullying kids

Unfortunately, bullying happens all around the world, both physical and mental bullying. But the worst kind is the kind that comes from adults – be it relatives, strangers, or the … Continue reading

15/07/2015 · Leave a comment

The lived body

Without our bodies we wouldn’t be able to ‘act’ in the world, they allow us to experience, to express our minds, to be objects (when touching something) and subjects (when … Continue reading

22/04/2014 · Leave a comment

The hard problem

Phenomenological Psychology studies how people experience consciousness, the qualitative sensation of mental states and our awareness of the experience. Qualitative states of consciousness bring up a ‘hard’ problem – the … Continue reading

19/04/2014 · Leave a comment

Be(coming) XX

is not easy. I understand that growing up in general, for either (or any) gender is no picnic. The media (there we go again) screws with all of us. Yet, I … Continue reading

10/04/2013 · Leave a comment