Șapte minute

Plângea, în timp ce stătea ghemuită în cel mai întunecat colț al camerei. Nu era prima dată când se găsea în situația asta. Era obișnuită cu acest sentiment. Era obișnuită chiar și cu sentimentul că nu era singură în locul acela, chiar dacă, teoretic, ea locuia singură. Simți o adiere de vânt venind dinspre fereastră.Continue reading “Șapte minute”

Dear Diary

11th August A knife. A trembling hand. A sweet-scented candle. Vanilla, I think it was. Or was it tropical flowers? Whatever… details. I can’t recall that scent. I feel it, but I can’t quite place my finger on the name of the aroma. Anyway… where was I? Oh, telling you about my day, dear Diary.Continue reading “Dear Diary”

Continuing your education beyond high school: is it essential if you want to get a well-paid job?

Off-topic Discussion #3 From my standpoint, the answer would be yes, especially if you want to get a serious, corporate job or even start your own business. You need a certain level of education in order to start your own business and make it be successful. However, there is the possibility of self-educating through readingContinue reading “Continuing your education beyond high school: is it essential if you want to get a well-paid job?”

“Comportamentul prosocial, ochiul ascuns al psihologiei”

Guest Post #2 By Ruxandra Popa ( @ruxandra_author on Instagram) „A-ți cunoaște neștiința este partea cea mai bună a cunoașterii.” (Confucius) Așa cum susținea și marele Confucius, știința joacă un rol crucial în viața noastră. Psihologia (din limba greacă,  psyche – suflet, logos – știință) era o ramură a filosofiei și a fost numită științăContinue reading ““Comportamentul prosocial, ochiul ascuns al psihologiei””

Getting away clean

Her freshly manicured, colourful nails were full of dirt. But that did not seem to bother her. She kept on digging into the ground, not caring about her designer clothes getting dirty. Not caring that her perfect hair, wrapped up in a bun, was beginning to loosen up and a few strands were messily fallingContinue reading “Getting away clean”

“The Green Mile” Movie Review by Edgar de Leon

Guest post #1 Before I get into Ed’s review, let me explain to you what’s going on here. So. Every Saturday I am planning to have guest posts here on my nlog and hopefully guest post on other blogs. The articles will be in Romanian or English, depending on the language in which the bloggerContinue reading ““The Green Mile” Movie Review by Edgar de Leon”

Psychology tricks that will prove to be pretty damn helpful

Off-topic discussion #2 Today, my dear Bookaholics, we will run with all our speed, head-first, into the tip of the “Psychology tricks” iceberg, whose depths are still unknown to human kind. A little disclaimer first: I’m not trying to teach you how to manipulate someone but just how to convince them with less effort toContinue reading “Psychology tricks that will prove to be pretty damn helpful”

Mission accomplished

‘Anthony…’, she whispered his name in the dark. It startled him to hear her say his name like that. It’s been seven years since his wife last called his name so sweetly, so gently… and so husky. He smiled while turning around in bed, being more asleep than awake, to face her side of theContinue reading “Mission accomplished”