The greatest gift

“The greatest gift that you can ever give a woman, is the freedom of her self-expression.” ~ Diego Cassina This video passed by on my Facebook timeline and I was instantly smitten. Not only did it resonate with my deep desire for self-expression, but I am also experiencing in my Read more…

Memnoon

I am inspired by the concept of Memnoon. Or as I like to call it, hungry duck-energy*.     *) Marshall Rosenberg said: “Please do as I request, only if you can do so with the joy of a little child feeding a hungry duck.” It seems like a little Read more…

Therefore I am

Nonviolent Communication on Dutch national television! On 18 januari 2015, in the series ‘Dus ik ben’ (Therefore I am) a show centered on a conflict Stine is having with her neighbours. Yoram Mosenzon helps her find out why her neighbours irritate her so much and to find compassion for them. Ik Read more…

The Power of Empathy

In this animation of (part of) a Ted Talk by Dr. Brené Brown, she explains how we can make a real emphatic connection with others by connecting from our own vulnerability. Dr. Brené Brown is a researcher who speaks and writes about subjects such as vulnerability, courage, shame, guilt and Read more…