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About Sofia

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.

Common Misconceptions and the Truth Behind Being an Introvert or an Extrovert

By |2019-03-06T22:04:50+03:00February 20th, 2015|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: |

In the past few years, there has been a new trend arising as a topic of discussion in social circles. "So, are you an extrovert or an introvert?", or "Which one do you think I am?", or, "Which one is better", are some of the common phrases surrounding discussions of that nature. Countless books, articles [...]

6 Mind Expanding Movies That Will Make You Question Reality and Life

By |2019-03-12T00:23:57+03:00October 18th, 2014|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

Some movies are made to touch our heart and soul with an overabundance of sentiment. They make us come in touch with our humanity and empathy. And some films are made to touch our mind, to get our mental cogs working, to awaken and expand our consciousness. They are films that deal with questions that [...]

Why and How You Can Benefit from Spending Time Alone

By |2019-03-12T13:57:50+03:00October 14th, 2014|Categories: Introvert's World, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Man is a social creature. However, as I have outlined in a previous article, that does not mean that man is at all times obligated to be surrounded by hordes of friends and acquaintances. That is a little golden rule that applies not only to introverts but to everyone. There are benefits in spending some [...]

Curiosity Changes Brain Functions and Enhances Learning

By |2019-03-12T14:08:57+03:00October 11th, 2014|Categories: Education, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Have you ever wondered what happens when we get curious about something? Well, we obviously try to learn things concerning the thing that interests us, and we search for information. But have you noticed that when you find that information, absorbing and retaining it actually becomes easier than normal? One might say that it is [...]

24-Year-Old Woman with Half Her Brain Missing Confounds Doctors

By |2019-03-12T14:31:50+03:00October 5th, 2014|Categories: Human Brain, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|

A 24-year-old woman has unknowingly lived without cerebellum in her brain. How is it even possible to have a normal life with part of one's brain missing? About a month ago, a woman walked into a hospital in China to get an examination, having grown concerned after a month of nausea and dizziness. When the [...]

7 Movies That Will Profoundly Change You

By |2018-09-05T14:33:13+03:00September 25th, 2014|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought|Tags: , |

Ever since cinema established itself as a form of art, countless films have been created; countless superb and strong and awe-worthy films. That is one of the reasons why the choices on this list were so exceptionally hard to make. But there are some films that touch us in a secret, intimate place, deep within [...]

14 Truths about Being an Introvert (That Mainly Introverts Will Understand)

By |2018-09-11T22:25:23+03:00September 23rd, 2014|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , |

Here are 14 things about being an introvert that can help you understand what it means to be one, or that will sound familiar if you are one yourself. In her book "Quiet: The power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking", Susan Cain illustrates how today's world has created an Extrovert culture. [...]

The Secret and Wondrous World of Psychedelic Drugs and How You Can Harness Its Full Potential

By |2019-03-16T21:14:57+03:00September 14th, 2014|Categories: Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Spirituality|Tags: , , |

"The waves of the sounds ran through my hair like a caress. The music ran down my back and came out of my fingertips. I was small, light, mobile. I could use any method of levitation I wished. I could dissolve, melt, float, soar. Wavelets of light touched the rim of my clothes, phosphorescent radiations. I [...]