Dare to Be Different – a Lesson from a Revolutionary 17-Year-Old Balinese Boy

IN A FEW WORDS: I met a young Balinese game-changer, who dared to speak his mind and challenge the norm at a rather communist speech competition. Recently, I was asked to judge another children’s English speech contest here in Bali. Most of the participants’ speeches had state-praising, militant and almost communist undertones. Otherwise free and open-minded […]

Literally Blinded by Beauty, Deaf to Life, Immune to Existence – a Meditative Walk in Ubud

IN A FEW WORDS: What I learnt about fear and the beauty of life on my meditative walk.   This morning I set out on a walk (inspired by Jon Kabat-Zinn’s walking meditation practice) – the walk was part of my week-long inner project Choosing Love Over Fear. I walked: consciously, breathing and aware of […]

7 Reasons to Visit Bali

IN A FEW WORDS: I am inviting you to visit me in Bali.  Bali is a truly magical place on this earth and I have been living here for half a year now. I’d like to invite you to come and visit. If you are looking to go on a unique holiday, to get to know […]