Disability | Lifestyle | Travel

The duo takes Pinkpop

As a result of some recent events I’d like to write a word or two about the big Duo Birthday Adventure I experienced with Dewi not so long ago. My little sis turned 18 – aka not so little anymore – last May and for her birthday I gave her a ticket for Pinkpop festival. […]

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Disability | Lifestyle | Studies

One final sprint*

I’m by no means a genius and daily feel like an imposter at the university more than I like to admit. I sit there amongst people that are used to hacking their school library’s computers for fun during breaks, and then there’s me: big smiles and thoroughly proud that I managed to bluff my way […]

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Disability | Lifestyle | Travel

La Différence

I woke up to this view and had café au lait and pain au chocolat as breakfast for the past 3 days. This Saturday I found myself fastened and strapped down in a big white van; the perfect ingredient to a brilliant thriller. Instead of heading to a serial killer’s basement I was heading to the beautiful […]

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Lifestyle

Hypothesis: positivity can be regarded a photon

A couple of days ago I studied the eyes looking back at me in the mirror and decided that the girl on the other side was in serious need of a peptalk. I found a spot in my room with a semi-functioning wifi connection, FaceTimed my best friend in Far Far Away Land, and ordered the desired beverage. Désirée […]

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Lifestyle

What do you want to be when you grow up?

In elementary school you were instantly cool if you had one of these friends-books, which you’d give to your friends to either 1) have them – or rather: their mothers with great handwriting and an arsenal of stickers – fill out for you or 2) never receive back. One of the questions was usually “what do […]

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Books | Lifestyle

I used to hate books

Everyone that knows me just the tiniest bit at this moment must have a hard time believing this, but it’s the truth. In fact, I used to despise the exact same things that could make my heart easily skip a beat right now; reading at 3AM with a shitty flashlight because I have to know what happens […]

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