Archiv der Kategorie: Englischsprachige Beiträge
[Daily Inspiration]: When you desperately need money or your family has money problems, then simply practise “Susu”!
YouTube-Video: © Sparkassenstiftung IK (2014) There are always stories that make me sit up and pay attention. In these days I received an email from Stefan Knüppel, the current CEO of Opportunity International Deutschland (OID, Cologne), with a link to … Weiterlesen
Photo: Encourager68 Sometimes we can be totally fooled … The other evening at the pool. I take my place in my lane and crawl in the “active lane” while taking my chances with the others. The “active lane” is supposed … Weiterlesen
[Discover your Destination!]: How poor am I, really? – A self-test for 27 possible deficiencies in life
Roma-Family in Bulgaria – Photo: Geschenke der Hoffnung e.V. (2014) How poor am I actually? Am I even poor? Or do I just feel that way? Below I collected 27 possible “deficiencies” that could occur during our lives. From these … Weiterlesen
[Discover your Destination!]: Is the glass half empty or half full? – It’s all a question of attitude
Photo: Encourager68 (May 2014) Is the glass half empty or half full? A good question. The answer: It is entirely a question of your own attitude. It depends how I see it myself. A more pessimistic thinking person would answer: … Weiterlesen
Since when do men in German indoor swimming pools not shower naked? – A report on group dynamics in men’s public showers.
An empty shower – Photo: Encourager68 Ha?! Since when do men in German indoor pools not shower naked? Some weeks ago, at a Bochum public indoor swimming pool, I completed yet another training session. My 23rd in the past two … Weiterlesen
Photo: Encourager68 (June 2014) Sometimes we are confronted with dire circumstances. Like on the evening of the 9th of June 2014 at 9.20 pm (CET) in southern Bochum (Germany). Something sinister is brewing in the sky. Many people have never … Weiterlesen