Life captions posted daily as life unfolds

Sunset in Suva, courtesy of the author.

31 December 2021. Taveuni, Fiji. Celebrating new years’ eve with a stranger I am pretending to know, and I am not talking about my alter ego, he is real for once. I guess that counts as progress? …

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My new friend Elizabeth, an Australian lady in her mid-seventies whom I have known for a month and have labelled a community-maker, invited me last night for a glass of wine on her beautiful patio.

Besides Elizabeth and a self-made spiritual guy turned businessman in the realm of sacred jewelry…

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Women are more prepared, more qualified, make better leaders, and yet are underrepresented in positions of power, where instead over-confident, underprepared and short-sighted men, seem to flourish. Double-standards?

We are now living the consequences of decades of poor decision-making made by average-to-mediocre men who were allowed into power for all…

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You can tell how long a couple has been dating, judging by the level of (dis)comfort of her clothes and shoes, not his. No amount of male grooming matches up the level of seemingly self-inflicted discomfort women go through.

The miseducation of…

Women are trained from an impossibly young age to wear uncomfortable…

Cristina Comunian

Before the straightjacket feels comfortable again, I hit "publish".

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