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Sofia has a bachelor degree in law. She is moonlighting as a writer and aspiring to one day gather enough experiences and turn them into ink and paper. The intricacies of the human mind and its peculiar ways have always fascinated her and urged her to explore more, not only humans but humanity as a whole, hopefully leading her to interesting findings. She is a literature, music and movie geek to boot.

If You Feel Like an Outsider as an Introvert, This Is the Perfect Book for You

By |2019-06-22T14:23:30+03:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Introvert's World, Literature, Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

Colin Wilson was ever the Outsider. As he huddled in his frigid room in Brockley, a South London suburb, alone on Christmas Day, he contemplated his position. He was alone, in isolation. He had no family or close relation to share that Christmas with. His girlfriend was at her parents’ house, and he did not [...]

7 Weird Movies with Deep Meanings That Will Mess with Your Mind

By |2019-06-18T17:23:30+03:00June 19th, 2019|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , |

What’s so great about weird movies? Some movies can be mind-bending. Others might make us question things we thought were set in stone. And others still might bring us face to face with things that are part of us but better left undisturbed. And there are weird movies. No matter the theme, films and the [...]

6 Mysterious Disappearances That Were Never Explained

By |2019-05-14T11:55:04+03:00May 14th, 2019|Categories: Paranormal, Unexplained Mysteries, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , |

There is an intensely eerie quality in cases of mysterious disappearances. The loss of people as a result of violent crime is one thing. But an unexplained absence is on a completely different level. In mysterious disappearances, it is the silence of the empty space where the person used to be, and the lack of [...]

Borley Rectory: the Mystery of the Most Haunted House in England

By |2019-04-22T17:59:01+03:00May 1st, 2019|Categories: Paranormal, Parapsychology & Psychic Phenomena, Unexplained Mysteries|Tags: , |

“Beware the Borley Rectory”. Once upon a time, in a picturesque piece of country land on the border between Suffolk and Essex, a man of God decided to make a home for himself and his family. His name was Reverend Henry Dawson Ellis Bull, and he would end up living in that home with his [...]

This Alan Watts’ Approach to Meditation Is Truly Eye-Opening

By |2019-04-12T14:18:49+03:00April 12th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

If the West is now experiencing a meditation and Eastern philosophy fad rush, it has Alan Watts to thank for it. Centuries before Alan Watts and his meditation guidelines popularized Eastern thought for western audiences, throngs of mystics and ascetics had been practicing numerous meditative paths on their way to enlightenment and self-realization. The West [...]

9 Mind-Bending Movies That Will Mess with Your Head

By |2018-09-17T18:15:52+03:00October 19th, 2015|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought|Tags: , |

Some movies make us laugh, some make us cry, and some completely break us down emotionally and scar us for years. Some shed light on serious social or political issues, and some are just meant to entertain us and make us forget our mundane world for ninety or so minutes. And that's great. Cinema is [...]

This Telescope Will Watch Over the Milky Way’s Supermassive Black Hole

By |2019-03-03T22:20:08+03:00April 23rd, 2015|Categories: Uncommon Science, Universe|Tags: , , |

Did you know that in the center of our galaxy exists what is basically a ruthless vacuum in space and time? That's right, our entire galaxy, like many other large galaxies, rotates around a black hole. It is not impossible to speculate that the helix-like shape of the Milky Way is owed to the black [...]

7 Must-Watch Dystopian Films That Will Make You Think about the Future of Our Society

By |2019-03-03T22:57:29+03:00April 15th, 2015|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought|Tags: , , , |

The world “dystopia” is a combination of greek words, and translates to a “bad place”. It is the opposite of “utopia”, meaning a perfect place. A dystopia is generally thought to be a version of the world in the future, in which something has gone terribly wrong, resulting in massive population losses, extreme poverty, low [...]