Why bother?

Years ago, I came across a dispiriting, yet oddly profound proverb going something along the lines of: No good deed ever goes unpunished. And these six words have stuck with me ever since. After every attempt to help someone that has come back and bit me in the buttocks it’s there to remind me that … More Why bother?

New Year Greetings

Now as the big day is getting near, and the bells of tomorrow are about to ring, the tingling sensation of hope’s presence here declares that winter soon will transform into spring. For weeks we chant and celebrate, in every way a person can and should: We give, receive and reciprocate – and occasionally knock on wood. … More New Year Greetings