J is for Job
For some reason today I am going to write about Job or Jobs. Strange how these words end up popping up in my head… Maybe it’s because I am trying to figure out what will be my next move, my next step.
Distributing publicity and babysitting
The first job that I can remember was helping my friend distribute the newsletter of her church. I don’t think that there was a real payment, once we were paid with a box of biscuits and 10 marks for both of us, so 5 per person. It was more a symbolic way of thanking us. Continue reading “J is for Job #AtoZChallenge”
F is for Fire
Fire has often played a major or minor part in my life, this post might not be everyone’s cup of tea, but maybe it can give you some safety advice. I am using today to help myself cope with a trauma. Continue reading “F is for Fire #AtoZChallenge”
D is for Dolphin
In the summer during which I turned 13, I saw real, non-captive dolphins for the first time. Continue reading “D is for Dolphin #AtoZChallenge”
C is for Collection
If you had 100 million euros and just for fun you’d spend 1 million, what would you buy?
When I was recently asked the above question, I had no idea what to answer. In my head the picture of a beautiful wooden table popped up. But no object that I have been dreaming of for years, that if I had the means would be bought without the blink of an eye. I am not longing for beautiful necklaces, Van Gogh paintings, contemporary art sculptures, antique coins or Ming Porcelain.
It seems that I am not much of a materialist. Not that much of a collector. My passion, writing cannot be purchased in a store, or crafted by someone else, I have to do it myself. Continue reading “C is for Collection #AtoZChallenge”