Sunday, 17 January 2016

On Working

"Work for something because it is good, not just because it stands a chance to succeed."
-Vaclav Havel

Sunday, 15 November 2015

On Religion

Just because certain people commit acts of violence and terrorism in the name of religion, it does not mean that the religion itself is to blame. 

(Part of the ceilings and mosaics at Alhambra in Granada, Spain)

Sunday, 28 June 2015

On Crisp Flavours

Companies tend to accommodate flavour preferences depending on location and times of the year.

(Pringles crisps in Granada, Spain last month)

Thursday, 18 June 2015

On Herbal Tea

Selections of herbal tea vary tremendously from country to country.

(Interesting tea varieties in a Granada marketplace, Spain)

Sunday, 24 May 2015

On Public Speaking

Although it can seem a daunting task for people of any age, public speaking is one of the best ways to build confidence.

Sunday, 17 May 2015

On Literacy

"The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read."

-Mark Twain

(Clever advertising outside a bookshop in Granada, Spain)

Thursday, 14 May 2015

On Moorish Architecture

Although most of the Spanish landscape was transformed during the Inquisition, some cities were smart enough to have preserved stellar examples of Moorish architecture.

(Architecture and deco from the Alhambra in Granada)