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Starting on a new road

Starting on a new road

Ever since my incident and near death, after I had recovered enough and gained the strength to reflect and consider my life situation and my future, have I tried to write about the essential message I had received. By writing about it, I wanted to 

Life continues –                  with or without me!

Life continues – with or without me!

During the past months, I have not been able to write much. I was waiting for something to happen – nothing did! I was waiting for my job situation to change, in what way, I was not sure. But nothing happened. I was waiting for 

One year on and hope for the future…

One year on and hope for the future…

The first anniversary of my near death emergency has come and gone. I made sure, I would not have to be in the office where it happened that day, but otherwise, I felt strong and well balanced. At last, I was able to attend my 

The Autobiography of a Yogi

The Autobiography of a Yogi

by Paramahansa Yogananda While doing my regular yoga routines in class, I also became interested in the original yoga teachings and philosophy and wanted to learn more about its true purpose.  I found a great book, written a long time ago, called “The autobiography of 

The Yoga Intelligence

The Yoga Intelligence

I started to practice yoga about 4 years ago during a visit to my daughter in Newcastle near Sidney, Australia. While I stayed with her, I joined her daily routines and she took me everywhere she would normally go during the day, even to the 

Changes at home – Attention Deficit Disorder and school problems

Changes at home – Attention Deficit Disorder and school problems

There is a big difference between experiencing events on the surface and really living through them, good or bad, with all the emotions and feelings. This is what I had to learn after my emergency operation when I took stock of my life, particularly my 

Not alone!

Not alone!

Something amazing has happened! I am not alone any longer with my experience… Last Sunday, I was invited to my friend´s home for dinner and met her neighbour. A very interesting and versatile young woman, working in communications as well as being a photographer and 

How do I look – inside and out? (part II)

How do I look – inside and out? (part II)

I had the most certain feeling that destiny had something else in mind for me and giving me a unique chance by surviving against all odds my acute ascending aorta dissection. I had no idea yet where I was supposed to be heading and if 

How do I look – inside and out? (part I)

How do I look – inside and out? (part I)

Before my emergency operation, after suffering from acute ascending aorta dissection, I had been told I looked 10 years younger than my 61 years. I had a positive attitude, would eat healthy foods and was fit and slim.  I had a great body, not any 

All Saints´Day

All Saints´Day

Today is All Saints´ Day, a public holiday in my canton but not in the neighbouring ones close by. This morning, I was meeting a friend who also had a day off, for an early breakfast in a favourite café. It is a strange feeling