Under Reconstruction

Sunflower Field

One of these years, I’m going to have a perfect summer, even if I have to chase it across the Equator and into December. I seldom have any regrets, but, these days, I still wish summer was not over, because I did not get to enjoy it. The very platform of my life was shaken, […]

Turkey, 5 Years Ago

Turkey

Five years ago, I went to Turkey to restart all my systems – heal my heart, put my thoughts in order, start being nicer to myself in general. I was worn out, tired of being depressed for putting others first and getting hurtful behavior in return. I was totally decided to stop betraying myself, no […]

“Secrets, Lies, Dreams” vol.I – SECRETS

"Secrets" by Adriana Popovici, available on Amazon

At last! “Secrets” is out and ready to be downloaded to your Kindle. So, if you’re interested in new fiction, give this short read a try, and tell me what you think about it. “Secrets” is the first volume of “Secrets, Lies, Dreams”, a short story collection that will offer a few surprises along the […]

A Walk in the Woods

A Walk in the Woods

A springtime walk in the woods, when the weather is just right, the air fragrant and filled with bird songs, will always refresh your whole being. It will make you feel alive from head to toe, will soothe your heart and put your ideas in order. Before spring is over, let’s go for a virtual […]

Compensation

Compensation, short story by Adriana Popovici

Tom leaned against the window, but didn’t see his father approaching the café. The cup of tea was empty, so he ordered a third one, and checked his phone for any missed calls or texts. A brisk push of the door startled him. Forty-nine minutes late, his father was taking the seat in front of […]

5 Tips to Improve Communication in Any Circumstance

Communication

Warning: seemingly boring introduction ahead – it involves Latin. Bear with me, though The word communication comes from the Latin verb communico, which comes from communis, which means common, public. This is another way of saying that communication is not merely about speaking, but mostly about relating and connecting. You can speak to another person […]

Making Things Work

Making things work

I’ve already written some sort of personal introduction, so let’s jump directly into the new stuff. Here it is, at a glance… or two The new mobile responsive design of the site makes me happy – StudioPress has some gorgeous premium WordPress themes! In the beginning, I wasn’t exactly convinced, but, since I had an accident […]

Let’s Spend 2014 Together

Happy New Year!

Hello! I hope you’re enjoying the new year and that it will be a wonderful one for everybody. I spent the holidays void of any “holiday spirit”, occasionally mildly annoyed by the inconveniences of these two weeks of little productive/practical activity – stores, banks, other businesses closed or insanely busy, shortages, etc. With a bit […]