Among other things, Venezuela created a system of musical education that inspired many countries and has proven that a dream and tenacity work wonders.
Madrid is a safe city, despite what foreigners may think. Theft and pickpocketing is the worst-case scenario, but mugging is rare.
Information overload is taxing my brain. Am I too old for so much input? Does everyone feel this way?
You may be surprised by the answer to the question of whether we think using language or concepts.
Our elders really do know better. Alas, we only realize that when we are ourselves part of the older age group!
These days the passion for writing seems to be getting a hold of everyone. It captures so many people, so deeply, that we often wonder why.
Realistic thinking is perhaps better than positive thinking. At least it takes into account every aspect of a situation in order to make the best of it.
Once you turn forty or fifty, your doctor can easily say you have age related symptoms. Don’t let him fool you!
Midlife regret is common, but relying on our heritage and the legacy of what we are passing on to our children, helps prevent it.