Diefstal van de eeuw, Jan Walraven

Currently reading: about our lost privacy

*This book by Jan Walraven is written in Dutch and although it's probably not translated, I found it interesting enough to share here on the blog. The title could be translated as "The theft of the century, how we lost our privacy and how we can regain it." For a long...

How to live a creative life.

First of all, there is not One Perfect Creative life. As there are many ways creativity can manifest itself, there are at as many ways to live and be creative. Creativity isn’t something mystical reserved only for artists. You can be creative as a painter, but also when working with...

7 Lessons from my solitude- experiment

When I packed my bags and drove North to spent 62 days in a cabin by a lake it was not just for fun nor was it some kind of long lazy holiday but an experiment to see how I would react on being alone, nobody to talk to, nobody...

62 days north, a solitude experiment

I drove 1600 kilometers North and for 62 days an unknown place would be my home. Born in a crowded country, I wanted to find out what it would feel like to live alone and away from everything I knew, without the constant connection to the outer world through phones...

2 new book-treasures from Belgium

'Wolven' by Ward Zwart and Enzo Smits publisher: Bries 204 pages on thin paper. "It's easy to get lost as a teenager, especially when there is nowhere to go." Wolven tells a story in magical pencil strokes, about young adults and not knowing where to go. The work of Ward Zwart is always a little...