I am led by my tutor Heiko to the top of an island in the midst of the Main river. There he shares a ritual that he was taught only a few weeks ago: the HAKA. It’s a traditional dance of the Maori people of New Zealand. There is something in this dance that attracts me very much.Continue reading »
What happens when all of our dreams suddenly disappear because we wake up on one morning and realize that something profoundly has shifted?
It happened to me last that a doctor diagnosed some sort of a chronic blood disease. This was like a punch right into my face. Today I remember that there are millions of people with a diagnosis like cancer, people who are involved in accidents or people who have to survive their very days by begging for food because they’ve lost their job and are on a downward spiral on the social ladder.Continue reading »