There are many of us who are not used to reserve a space and a zone to think, to reflect, and to create. I am one of them. One the biggest challenges in the last couple of months was basically to do nothing but to concentrate on my surrounding and to listen to my inner voice.… Continue reading Do we deserve a pause?
For the longest time I thought that being an engineer or working in an engineering firm is not considered a creative job. I thought that engineers, lawyers, bankers, doctors and so many other professionals are not involved with the element called “Creativity” and since I always consider myself as someone who is so fond of arts, decoration, design and dance,… Continue reading What is the definition of “Creativity” for you?
I have been always looking at those people truly living their legends as aliens. Those who are excited about their projects, those who are creative and enthusiastic about what they do and their careers. If I talk about any project in my life except work I am the same alien, alive and full of energy… Continue reading Passion! Are you there?
It is exactly 8 years and 10 months that I have left my home country for Canada. I decided to study and stay in Montreal while my sister had been already moved to Toronto a year earlier. Saying goodbye to my family in Tehran and getting on a plane to fly to an unknown land… Continue reading Why do I have to say goodbye?
I started my blog with the intention of writing once a week or whenever I find something interesting to share. Later in the process I realized that once I think too much of the content and the perfectionism hits in I am not being authentic enough, therefore, I decided to write a draft every single morning… Continue reading Why did I not write a post this week?
I have never thought of myself and my behavior as much as I have done in the last couple of months. I am following the patterns and I am being aware more than ever to find the roots to some repeated actions and reactions that make me uncomfortable from time to time. The ones that… Continue reading What is the major obstacle?
The new course of pottery has started last Monday. It is my third session of doing pottery and it is somehow expected to have a bit of flow with the basic principles. Last week was not as fun as expected. I still had some major technique issues and pieces were not what I have desired.… Continue reading What have I learned from my last pottery class?
I had very good habits when I was much younger and I was living with my parents. I guess the fact that I didn’t have to think of anything serious such as paying the bills, cooking, cleaning or even working helped me to establish some habits for myself. Or maybe it was the other way around. I was a… Continue reading Have you kept your good old habits?