You think things are expensive? Then compare them to a pint of beer

Have you ever asked yourself what is actually expensive? So have I. When facing a situation in which we don’t really know whether something is worth the money or not, we tend to compare. A phone is as expensive as a laptop, a book as expensive as a magazine or a banana as expensive as […]

The undervalued technique you should use in your stories

It is more than true that we don’t write like we speak. When we submit an article, we read it over and over again to make sure it’s correct. Whereas when we talk we just spit random words and we can correct ourselves after a mistake. The same happens to readers. If they don’t understand […]

How Internet made content creation easier, harder and better

“Nowadays everything is much easier”, people say, mainly your grandparents. They are totally right. I can know what’s going on in another continent, listen to any musical track, receive my salary and buy a car within seconds. But not all that glitters is gold. And that’s good.

Medium made it possible: I got paid for writing

One of the biggest goals in my life (if not the biggest) is to reach a state in which I am my own boss, in which I work from home or from any part of the world and at any time I want. If that includes doing what I love, then much better. Writing is […]

How knowing a second language changed my life

I hated my parents because they made me took English classes. I kept telling them that I didn’t want to go anymore, that I got bored, basically that I really hated it. Thank God they didn’t listen to me and I attended English classes for more than 12 years. Now I live in London and […]

The best question someone ever asked me

In the middle of a normal night at an English pub, a person I’d just known asked me one of the best questions I’ve ever heard in my life. The question itself was a normal one, but it was the fact that people normally use a different one when they want to ask the same […]

Why thinking could be a symptom of lack of happiness?

I hate jogging because it makes me think too much. The same about going to the gym or waiting for the bus. When I find myself doing thinks I don’t like I tend to full my mind of thoughts about what I’m having for dinner, where I can go for my next holidays or whether […]