I didn’t have the inspiration to write for a while now. Except I have probably had the actual inspiration but went outrageously short on the time. The last five or...
Dearest Washing Machine, It’s been two weeks since you’ve been gone. I should have noticed much earlier that something was wrong. That hoarse dying sound you made during our final...
I have been living on my own ever since moving to London 4.5 years ago. It may seem obvious to most non-Londoners – after all, isn’t that what one is...
After two weeks of rehab and having had half of his organs permanently replaced, my dear Nikie is home at last. The amount of emergency care he needed was absolutely...
I have recently completed the first year with my current employer. Reading the letter from the HR congratulating me on passing my probation period, I could not help remembering a...
According to the Global Property Guide research for 2008, the world’s most expensive cities for renters are the usual suspects of London, Moscow and New York. Rather unluckily, I happen...
Thousands of people make their way from London airports and train stations every Christmas season. With quite a mass of travellers, trouble is just waiting to happen. This year was...
I tattooed the title of this post on my bleeding heart during my previous employment. For the entire two years, most projects I worked on happened to be fronted by...
During this intense pre-Christmas period, some people are asking me about the so-called “Secret Santa” tradition. The best way to describe it is as a Christmas game in which the...
(Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Tears poured uncontrollably down my cheeks. Momentarily composing myself, I offered my passport to the Qatari official on the other side of the tall counter. The surface of his camera…